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Best Prayer Poems

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


Premium Member Prayer For Her, This Wounded Heart Healed
Prayer For Her, This Wounded Heart Healed

Please keep this dream in my lost life
remove painful sting and life filled with strife
Let her dance and sing...

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Categories: prayer, appreciation, creation, emotions, happiness, joy, love,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member My Prayer For Today
My Prayer For Today
7/22/2019
Written: by Miracle Man

Lord, guard my tongue in things I say,
Let your son Jesus be my light today.

Let each of my thoughts...

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© Tom Wright  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: prayer,
Form: Couplet
Forgotten Heroes of the Somme
Over the top lads, for old Blighty! Hold the colours high!
Say a little prayer for me, for this summer day we die.
My brothers from the...

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Categories: prayer, brother, death, history, life, philosophy, sad,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member May it be an Evening Star of Peace - In Collaboration with our PS community Poets
Like the Evening Star guided ancient mariners through calm or troubled seas
Let it guide and help spread this message of Peace to the far ends...

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Categories: prayer, beautiful, peace, star,
Form: Verse
Premium Member In A Sad Blindness, One May Yet Find Hope
In A Sad Blindness, One May Yet Find Hope
           (The Solemn Prayer)

Raining splashing, fierce winds...

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Categories: prayer, art, deep, encouraging, inspirational, loss, recovery
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member Bless the Lonely

for all the souls who lost a mate

bless the lonely

for those bereaved because of hate

bless the lonely

for typhoon victims overseas

bless the lonely

for all those subject...

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Categories: loneliness, prayer,
Form: List
Cry of the City

We will walk then, you and I

When daylight shuts her weary eye;

Down the streets where beggars sleep

And drug crazed addicts spend their keep.

On streets that...

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Categories: life, prayer, time, drug, universe,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member In The Moment



Sitting by his bed
Labored breathing
Time is short 
Holding his hand
A prayer – for him, for me
Be strong and courageous
Eyes blink open for a moment
Then nothing...

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Categories: prayer, grief, life, love,
Form: I do not know?
If God Gives Me Tomorrow
If God gives me tomorrow
I'll try to stop crying
unlike this dark night
where I fear that I'm dying

If He gives me tomorrow
I'll let go of today
I'll...

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Categories: faith, inspirational, prayer,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Dove in Your Eyes
How fast to wiles I fell my damask rose,
awake from slumber slept untold ages.
To gaze so deep in ocean eyes repose,
and print whispered prayer on...

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Categories: prayer, imagery, lonely, love, perspective, poetry, winter,
Form: Sonnet
Tears to Weep
When I lay me down to sleep,
And cry the tears that sinners weep;
To speak the words of a contrite prayer,
And know that someone listens there.

He...

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Categories: prayer, hope,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Her Grace, Soft As The Silence Of Morn's Falling Dew - a collaboration with Robert and Teppo

Her romantic letters, birth as heart pure and true 
supported deep vows we both swore to be held to.
Her grace, soft as the silence of...

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Categories: prayer, appreciation, beauty, loss, passion, romantic love,
Form: Rhyme
Heritage
The ranch on which I hang my hat, though short on most the frills,
Is thirteen sections, give or take, of rugged trails an’ hills.
We call...

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© Jim Fish  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: prayer, adventure, cowboy-western, education, imagination, inspirational, native
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member To Pray On Your Flesh
I want to place my final prayer
upon your plush velvet neck
murmuring my needs warmly
on that expressway where the crossroads of love and lust unite
focusing the...

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Categories: prayer, love,
Form: Romanticism
Premium Member To Sail the Sky

Cast tie-lines to the shadowy depths above
                  ...

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Categories: prayer, adventure, imagination, metaphor, sea, sky,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member - Life's Last Journey -

         ~ everything is in your heart and hands - the end of life - empathy ~







29/03/2019
Sun...

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Categories: caregiving, death, prayer,
Form: Monoku
Premium Member A Wild Rose
This bridge has arched the lake's narrows
for a century, flanked on either side
by Autumn trees shedding their faded leaves,
blowing with the first snowflakes
across gray stones...

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Categories: prayer, death, memory, winter,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member In Praise of God
In Praise of God

I look to you for love and grace,
Trusting belief in you I place.
Please keep us safe within your sight.
I feel your presence...

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Categories: devotion, god, prayer, spiritual,
Form: Kyrielle
Premium Member A Gift From God - A Sonnet
I am a wish, a prayer, from mortals lips
That reached heaven and  touched God’s fingertips
And returned to earth wrapped in flesh and blood
A gift...

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Categories: beauty, god, me, prayer,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Thirty-Eight, Cancer Poem: For Sharon
Thirty Eight ( Corny Cancer Poem) For Sharon

Hallmark has a million cards in their catalog
And not one of them says,
Life Sucks
American greetings had nothing that...

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© Poet M.e.  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: prayer, absence, best friend, cancer, farewell, fear,
Form: Blank verse
FREEDOM'S CALL
Forever will I long for you 
Remembering your love each day
Enabled me to make it through  
Each time I shipped away 
Do not be...

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© Judy Konos  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: prayer, america,
Form: Acrostic
STILL WINTER
Dead Winter Stray~ By: Poet Destroyer

Nearby paces, Combatants lost under the cemetery walls,
“Blessed Men and Heavenly Remedy Women of Ages,”
Feelings of dance at the beginning...

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Categories: prayer, death, dance, beautiful, woman, women, winter,
Form: Free verse
The Ghost of My Lonely
Abandoned in the fifties after the war
A freight elevator stuck between floors
Obsolete machinery, splintered old chairs
In a warehouse in Newark, New Jersey somewhere

Dead air presses...

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Categories: prayer, dream, me, mystery,
Form: Kyrielle
Why must I Cry
   I come to the garden along, while the dew is still fresh
on the meadows. Early in the morning do the bird's sing
praises...

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Categories: devotion, inspirational, recovery from..., prayer, drug,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member Soul Travel
To travel amidst the evening stars
Forever mesmerized by their light...
As visions enter my sleepy head
I marvel my interstellar flight.

The universe is mine to explore
In ethereal...

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Categories: prayer, stars, travel,
Form: Rhyme