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Best Easter Poems

Below are the all-time best Easter poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of easter poems written by PoetrySoup members

Premium Member What Easter Means to Me
I followed you from Galilee
To that sad day on Calvary
     Of love You spoke
     New hope You...

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Categories: faith, holidayheart, easter, heart,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member Easter
They were forgiven 
for what they did not know they did
Yet unlike those men 
I am aware He bled
My inner being convicted 
by the things...

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Categories: baptism, easter,
Form: Free verse
What Easter Means To Me
Tears of joy streak down
My dust covered face
As I just wandered by and witnessed
The utmost glorious grace

Just three days ago
I watched them crucify
The son of...

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Categories: easter, faith, forgiveness, holiday, hope, inspirational, life,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Washed Away What Easter Means To Me
Friday, I see the wounds and bow my head
I find no peace in the life I've led
There were no victories nor battles won
Oh Father, You...

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Categories: easter, faith
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Sacrificial Flower - Easter Haiku
lenten rose    broken
imbrued red   virulent sky
sanguinary pose

gv  4.13.17


(Lenten rose - Helleborus Orientalis)

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© Word Hobo  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: christian, easter,
Form: Haiku

On the day our eyes open to the prism of the sun

On that day, Winter solitude  would be gone

The avalanche of differences melts into...

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Categories: blessing, easter, forgiveness, jesus, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Redneck Santa
T'were the night after Christmas, 'n' the house was all dark.
Not much money for 'lectric in the ol' trailer park.
Ma waitin' tables at the club...

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© Roy Jerden  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: easter, christmas, parody,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Time Machine
Ride with me on my time machine to a different time and place
Return with me and let me see if I can put a smile...

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Categories: easter, nostalgiamom, me, night, candy, day, me,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Dawn of my Heart

Ordinarily I lie in my bed
mentally grasping for any slender thread of slumber
which I can possibly find to cling to!
But there was one time -

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Categories: easter, morning,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Grace
Oliver and Grace were planning to wed
At a church in Dublin on Easter day
They put on hold and chose to fight instead
For the fight for...

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Categories: easter, ireland, love, war,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member COMMUNION

You speak to me in tongues
I  hear you with my heart
I feel you with my mind
Like a Spring bloom, I am slowly unfurling
Like a...

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Categories: easter, good friday, jesus, journey, love,
Form: Free verse
Watching sunrise, shoreline's ablaze
Love letter sent from Thee
I sing a psalm, an Easter palm
And start my day with glee.

Watching sunset, shoreline's agleam
A note Thou sent...

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© KP Nunez  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: easter, beauty, god, sea, thanksgiving,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Lavender Soap
Mother would tuck into each dresser drawer,

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Categories: family, happinesseaster,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Island Aloha
Island Aloha

Tall and lovely palms are swaying island fair
within the tropical gentle trade wind's flow
as elegant Egrets glide on salty air—
then softly land where verdant...

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Categories: easter, animal, beautiful, memory, places, romantic, tree,
Form: Rispetto
Premium Member Who Am I - Resurrected

I am the someone in no one
I am the beginning and the end
I am the alpha and omega
I am your true best friend

I am not...

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Categories: best friend, easter, jesus,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Out of the Sun
             in the sun 

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Categories: easter, absence, age, angst, car, change, childhood,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member White Lace and Snowflakes
Nervous as a harried hen, Mom was in a dither
Would wedding guests be kept away by the winter weather?

My cheeks so rosy from the sting...

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Categories: weddingeaster,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Flower Girls
A is for Annie Apple Blossom she buds in the Spring. 
B is Betty Baby Breath she's such a dainty thing.

C is for Miss Candy...

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Categories: daughter, easter, little sister,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member In the Springtime
Hand in hand, we fluttered like two butterflies
among the fragrant flowers of the field
and meandered, singing songs, along a stream.
No agendas to keep to; no...

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Categories: easter, happy, life, spring,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Way Of The Cross
The Way of  The Cross

Our Jesus is condemned to die
        Oh, Savior, now from Earth you part.

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Categories: christian, death, easter, life,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member The Cross of Destiny
Three crosses stood still that faithful day
As the skies sadly wept a guilted grey
On the highest hill they would be seen
By Roman ruled eyes that...

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Categories: celebration, christian, destiny, easter, jesus, spiritual,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Flower Song
Oh, blossoms, waken!  Here comes spring.
Each flower, raise your pretty face.
The sun and rain are here to bring
you sustenance. Bring us your grace!

Arise, dear...

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Categories: easter, flower, spring,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member A Christmas Snow
Nervous as a harried hen, Mom was in a dither
Would wedding guests be kept away by December weather?

My cheeks so rosy from the sting of...

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Categories: easter, christmas, wedding,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Easter's Promise
Easter's Promise

I gather images of Easter's sign,
     bouquets of varied thoughts and memories:

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Categories: easter, spring,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Cold White Eggs
Easter morning children grown
a pair of cold white eggs
sitting in a silent bowl...

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Categories: easter, childhood, holiday, time,
Form: Haiku