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Best Religious Poems

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


Premium Member Old man
Silently he sat in darkness, flinching at the sight of light.
Which created a glow reflecting on his balding head.
His cold glare did not help my...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: religious, angst, dark, life,
Form: Prose



Premium Member - Peace, Love, and Gods Greatest Gift -



The mellifluous musical tones of the village bells

Echoing chimes over the cold snowcapped mountains

Both finding their way to people in the valley below

Christmas songs —...

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Categories: celebration, christmas, december, inspiration, jesus, religious,
Form: Terza Rima
SNOW GLOBE
Welcome to my ----- life
A beautiful broken aura
             Unsettled flakes
   ...

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Categories: religious, confusion, death, dream, future, journey, life,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member Ungrateful child
I woke up that day with tears in my eyes,
after I heard about your father's demise.
Guess you've never understood,
the point of being his blood.

I remember...

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Categories: religious, anger, death, death of a friend,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member I am More
I am more than your definitions
more than affixed labels
placed on my anatomy
more than your misconceptions
or even valid perceptions
I am more

I am more than what's written...

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Categories: religious, poetry,
Form: Dramatic monologue



Premium Member je t'aime 'neath a Banyan Tree - Erotic Verse
The story behind this poem
The curiosity of many of my readers (many of them women) was excited in my previous poem ‘Passion in Black and...

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Categories: religious, i love you, inspirational, sensual,
Form: Verse
Premium Member YOU ARE GOD and I HAVE TO BELIEVE
YOU ARE GOD and I HAVE TO BELIEVE


My dear Father God above the heavens high
ever loving and ever faithful in loving me
even though, I am...

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Categories: religious, christian, conflict, confusion, faith, feelings, god,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member SHE - Epitome of Erotic Love
An Ode to Femininity and Romance -

The background music of this delicate poetic arrangement is intended to be played softly as you sit back and...

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Categories: religious, love, romantic, sensual, sexy, tribute,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Oh Jerusalem
Remember

Israel of three thousand years
expulsed at times
enslaved by the Romans
gassed by Europe
persecuted by Saudi-Arabia
murdered by Iran and Iraq
shackled by Egypt
attacked by Jordan
robbed by Syria
sold out...

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Categories: religious, allah, bible, god, gospel, heaven, jewish,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Veil I Wear
A fire blazes behind the veil 
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
This veil I wear
is not made of cloth
for no fabric could withstand
the incendiary passion
I command

It's self-imposed
not forced
no man's hand
would...

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Categories: religious, analogy, identity,
Form: Dramatic monologue
Premium Member The Treasure Of Birth
It's hard to describe
that true sense of pride

that comes with the worth
of your babies birth

A child takes your heart
right from the start

and wills you to...

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Categories: birth, childhood, prayer, religious,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Lonely Dreams
I never knew following dreams could be this lonely,
But up on the hill, looking back, thank God I'm not the old me.
If the tears will...

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Categories: religious, christian, courage, cry, dream, faith, fear,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member HOLY IS THE LAMB

    You must teach me to be humble 
    For love is the reason you died 
  ...

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Categories: religious,
Form: Free verse
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: religious, faith, holidayheart, easter, heart,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Instincts of Innocence
I reflect upon a word -
   Innocence
To understand more fully what it means,
I think of what it conjures up for me -
childhood times...

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Categories: religious, innocence, religion,
Form: Prose
Premium Member Element Water
It took place shortly after   and the stage was set
before words      before ink     ...

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Categories: allegory, allusion, bible, deep, religious, spiritual,
Form: Free verse
Of Perfect Beauty

And say unto Tyrus, O thou that art
situate at the entry of the sea, which
art a merchant of the people for many
isles, Thus saith the...

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Categories: allusion, america, religious, truth,
Form: Elegy
Premium Member Saints and Sinners - Sinners and Saints
The path to take for all is shown -

saints and sinners; sinners and saints.

God loves us, for we are His own.

The path to take for...

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Categories: religious,
Form: Triolet
Premium Member Art - Anne-Louis Girodet
Description of The Funeral of Atala (Funérailles d'Atala or Atala au tombeau), 1808, Louvre

I sauntered through the Louvre, observing art.
One painting struck me for its...

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Categories: religious, art,
Form: Quatrain
SYMPHONY OF WORSHIP
Should we desire to imitate our Master, we must diligently study to know His heart.

As an orchestra should desire to play Beethoven with perfection, they...

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Categories: religious,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member COMPASSION
Is not a line
nor a word
nor a flower
nor religious folly

Is besma
a gift from the heavens
a heart that touches a heart
a kindness that makes strangers

smile
...

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Categories: religious, art, flower, imagery, inspirational, uplifting,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Where Do I Go Duet
(Female)  O' Lord where do I go
Just what will I see
And when will I know
What truth means to me

Male)  To who can I...

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Categories: religious, song, spiritual,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Simply time to go, a little brother's lamentation
Too hard for me to say goodbye
For all apparent reasons why
Even though we all know it must be
Each heart will someday stop the beat
When the...

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Categories: religious, brother, conflict, confusion, courage, cry, death,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member - Heavenly Hugs -


Unique is the discipline of love 
Understanding God's law
Faith holds supreme commander

Sometimes we have to fight 
our way through a concrete jungle
stone cold dreams nightmare...

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Categories: faith, paradise, prayer, religious,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member WHO AM I

Who am I?
This is a question that unable, I am, a
Definite answer, straightforward to give
For
Buried myself I find, under layers upon layers of 
Beliefs and...

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Categories: religious, creation, introspection, life, world, prejudice, universe,
Form: Free verse