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Best Good Friday Poems

Below are the all-time best Good Friday poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of good friday poems written by PoetrySoup members

Premium Member Good Friday

We all call it Good Friday
It was really good for the sinner
Death won round one
But on Sunday, we crown the winner

	Kyle Giddens
	Pastor, Olivet Baptist...

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Categories: christian, good friday,
Form: Rhyme

Good Friday
on good friday
Our Saviour died
so with God we can be reconsiled
he died to take our burden and pain
he came to set thr captives free
he died...

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Categories: good friday, encouraging, faith, god, trust,
Form: Rhyme
Good Friday

            cormorant opens wings

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Categories: bird, good friday,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Good Friday
When the
Lord perished in the 
Cross to redeem humanity
Washing with his blood the sins committed by nescience
Proferring eternal life to whoever believe in him...

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Categories: religious, good friday,
Form: Fibonacci
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,
Form: Free verse

Hallelujah, What a Savior
On that fateful day He went away,
His disciples hid, full of fear and dismay.
His family gazed through tear filled eyes,
At the man non believers had...

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Categories: good friday, celebration, christian, easter, god,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member the meaning of Easter
jesus died and jerusalem went black
the wind howled and the sky thundered loudly
people ran in fear as the earth moaned
but the beloved stayed
jesus was buried...

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Categories: death, easter, good friday,
Form: Ekphrasis
Why Hides the Sun His Face As In Defeat
Why hides the sun his face as in defeat?
The day is done and this ninth hour had come
As sorrows flood with tears that grace...

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Categories: good friday, death, forgiveness, god, good
Form: Sonnet
''Better Days"

Better days indeed!
Its been long since a smile appeared 
upon my grumpy face.
The rain refused to fall,
It  was now a dry heart like...

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Categories: good friday, blessing, care, courage, depression,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member My Dad

It was on 'Good Friday'1973,

The doctor delivered his verdict, he said 'he has the big c',

He stood there expressionless, not a flicker crossed his...

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© pat dring  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: good friday, anniversary, family, love, good
Form: Rhyme
I love the fall’s snow white
Fancy some flakes in my dwellings
Flung the door open wide
Run to pick them with my siblings

The Good Friday is best

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Categories: good friday, adventure, beautiful, beauty, celebration,
Form: Quatrain
My Monster
My Monster

Every week on Good Friday I get restless
Palpitations rise for my week end disasters
A monster boldly barges into my silent abode
Depriving me of my...

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Categories: good friday, art, child, color, nursery
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Famous Last Lines
Despair Erased (Poem entered in contest before)

The cloudy day omens a dreary week
As we count down to Easter, next Sunday.
After Lent message, we're too sad...

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Categories: easter, good friday,
Form: Rhyme
if you're a witness shout out
Give God all the credit and all of the praise
For all that He's done for you during your hectic days
And if you're a witness to...

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Categories: good friday, easter, faith, golf, jesus,
Form: Dramatic Monologue
Look at me, I’m a 25 year trendy maker!
I feature a brand new me, at present!
Look at me, and Read through my transition,
I wear George...

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Categories: good friday, birth, birthday, class, creation,
Form: Personification
Premium Member Agony In The Garden
To: All who believe in the cross.

After supper, in the garden, Jesus agonized over 
His destiny. Mark, says He petitioned the Father
asking Him to 'take...

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© John Posey  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: good friday, religion, pain, easter, good
Form: Dramatic Monologue
Easter Morn
Early Easter Morn,
Nature and the Deity,
Saints of God rejoice.

For Easter Haiku Contest...

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Categories: christian, easter, good friday,
Form: Haiku
I was there the day Jesus died
I was there the day Jesus was crucified upon the cross
I saw his blood fall covering the ground all around his feet
I heard him cry...

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Categories: christian, easter, good friday,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Two Sons
Good Friday: At age thirty three
You suffered and died just for me

April 9th, year 2001
You joined Him at age twenty-one

*Inspired by a wise and comforting...

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Categories: age, faith, good friday,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member FOLLY
Tis the season to be folly
fa la la la fa, la la la fa 

Court jesters and gay princes dancing
kissing their desires away in Palaces...

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Categories: good friday, allah, allegory, angel, god,
Form: Free verse
Easter on the Cape Flats
On Good Friday after church we eat
curried pickled fish and hot crossed buns
and drink black coffee because we share
in the painful agony of the Lord.

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Categories: good friday, easter, easter, drink, fish,
Form: Kwansaba
Premium Member WHAT EASTER MEANS TO ME- Passion and Death Of Christ
As modern Christians, we overlook
the meaning and purpose of Good Friday,
when Christ was crucified on a dreary day...
to bear our sins on His shoulder.

From the...

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Categories: good friday, death, love, passion, placesjesus,
Form: Free verse
The Ultimate Love Story Of Jesus Christ
Good Friday reminds the crucifixion and death of Jesus Christ at Calvary.
The betrayal and forsaken of his own disciple
The blasphemous false accusations from the world

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Categories: good friday, death, devotion, father, holiday,
Form: Enclosed Rhyme
Jesus, Crucified

The blood that flowed on Calvary
Was freely shed, just for me.

I nailed one of His hands to the tree
I helped to arrest Him in Gethsemane.

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Categories: blessing, christian, good friday,
Form: Couplet
It's a blessing everyday
It could be worse 
It could be better 
Homies in a shirt I lace my shoes the face on all my haters...

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Categories: good friday, change, deep, drug, good
Form: Verse