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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,
Form: Rhyme
Sweet Jesus
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,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Joy In the Emptiness
Where once a caterpillar ceased to crawl
  knit into a temporary tomb
  a chrysalis shell now lies, empty, broken
  observed from above
...

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© John Watt  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: easter,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member His Day Had Come
His day had come, and so He went and prayed.
The woes of all mankind upon him weighed.
His brethren slept; He knew what would befall.
His enemies...

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Categories: christian, easter,
Form: Rondeau
Premium Member Walking On Water
I step out of the boat
Wishing to walk on water
Beckoned by the Faithful Son
Whom You sent me Father

But my gaze turns to the ocean 
As...

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Categories: christian, easter, faith, fear,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Communion
"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, i am, jesus,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Three Days Prior
Friday, three days prior;
The Son was scourged and bleeding.
Sunday, when He rose again-
A spotless Lamb proceeded.

Friday, three days prior;
The Son had cried: “forsaken?”
Sunday, when He...

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© Tom Valles  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: christian, easter, god, good
Form: Rhyme
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 Imagine
Imagine a world
Where silence fills the void,
Sighing so its heard,
A voice raining kindness.

Imagine a life
Where joy is alive inside
The ones who know strife
Will be erased...

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Categories: appreciation, blessing, easter, faith,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Resurrection
I rise from deep within the earth
out of pressured lavas

I rise above the level into
breathable realms

I rise following the risen
He who set my path and
monitors...

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© Joe Dimino  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: change, christian, easter, faith,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Centurion's Elegy
For those who observe Good Friday, may God fill your heart 
with the hope of the resurrection

The crowd is mixed -
some on their knees,
some raise...

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© John Watt  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: christian, easter, god, jesus,
Form: Elegy
Premium Member 8 Little Egypts
Something strange

and unexplainable comes this way,
this way, it comes to us sly and fast, 
some say, perhaps, 
it has already arrived, 
it walks unseen, in...

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Categories: easter, humanity, words,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Out of the Sun
Stayed 
             in the sun 
       ...

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Categories: easter, absence, age, angst, car,
Form: Rhyme

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