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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

Happy Good Friday
Happy Good Friday,
May God bless your day with light,
To remember him ...

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Categories: good friday, faith
Form: Haiku
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
Premium Member Red Roses on Calvary
There were roses on Calvary that day, you know.
Bunches and bunches of roses adorning the skull.
Red roses! For crimson blood seeped profusely that day.
It had...

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Categories: good friday, roses are red,
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: celebration, christian, easter, god, good friday,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member I Celebrate Easter
Good Friday, is the day Jesus was crucified on the cross.  
Jesus was willing to give His life for ours in order to give...

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Categories: good friday, faith, hope, love, religion, day, day,
Form: Free verse
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, religion,
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: death, forgiveness, god, good friday, jesus,
Form: Sonnet
Easter Haiku
Incense wafts
amongst the silent crowd
a loud sneeze out

eggless breakfast
in her little backyard
a yellow chick tweets

last day of lent
sharing  pea-soup
with a fly

Good Friday
the clack of...

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Categories: good friday, august,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Death's Cold Hand
Easter brings back sad memories. 
My mother died on Good Friday.
She was a bible scholar and quoted
Jesus's words every day to us kids.
I remember her...

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Categories: good friday, death, grandmother, loss, mother,
Form: Elegy
Adding Limerick: From reply to April 2 Jan Allison's Wee Man
But Jan, is this a Limerick trick? 
Your family, truly, has no Dick and no Rick ... 
I could have sworn 
Since I, too, had...

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© Anil Deo  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: good friday, allusion, cheer up, fun, humor, sexy,
Form: Limerick
Divine Mercy image -- edited
Eternal Father,
I offer You this poem
A scribbling of thoughts
While I'm at home

John 19:34-37 is Scripture
When Jesus receives puncture
All the way to His forgiving Heart
Where blood...

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Categories: good friday, art, beautiful, blessing, christian, forgiveness, imagery,
Form: Imagism
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: anniversary, family, love, good friday,
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, childhood, christmas,
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 rhyme, onomatopoeia,
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: easter, faith, golf, jesus, good friday,
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, hero, me,
Form: Personification
This is the TRUE Story of Six Sisters Part 3 The Guestbook
The Guestbook
I signed the guestbook, hoping that _____, Jenny’s mom would get my message and get in 
contact with me. In the mean time, every...

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Categories: good friday, death, family, life, sisterbirth, sister, grandmother,
Form: I do not know?
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: religion, pain, easter, good friday,
Form: Dramatic monologue
The Easter Egg Hunt
I don't know how it started

But it's an annual event

But I don't think that an egg hunt

Is the best way to present

The story of our...

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Categories: good friday, candy, chocolate, easter, family, funny, garden,
Form: Rhyme
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, gospel, miracle,
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 The Holy Bible - The Freud Style
~ The Holy Bible ~

The Bible
Greatest Book
It's amazing

Take some time
Read daily
Plant good seed

 Through its pages
Find wisdom
Best time spent

Before we
Leave this Earth 

God's teachings
Guide right...

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Categories: good friday, christian, faith, hope, love,
Form: Free verse