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Chaplain Poems - Poems about Chaplain

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Premium Member CLERIHEW strode
...William Strode loved to recite aloud a public orator so proud Chaplain to the Bishop of Oxford perhaps he read his poetics to his 'Lord' ......Read More
Categories: chaplain, people, poetry,
Form: Clerihew

Premium Member The Chief of Disbelief
... An atheistic 'Chief Chaplain' at Harvard The university's raison d'etre bartered A divinity school, founded to spread God's word The goal now, 'equitable neighborhoods'......Read More
Categories: chaplain, betrayal, bible, education, religion,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Until you Meet Again with Me
...Until You Meet Again With Me (with love to Barbara) By Franklin Price 02/23/2022 On the evening when God took you, while we held you by the hand, Your life on earth was over, was hard for me......Read More
Categories: chaplain, bereavement, christian, courage, death,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Gettysburg - BOTH Audio and Text
...This sort of horrible tragedy actually happened in America's Civil War - Despite the soft and tepid breeze, the day felt cold and mean, As I became a witness to the foulest things I’ve see......Read More
Categories: chaplain, conflict, death, war,
Form: Verse
Premium Member crowvember
...blowing frost on a star and gravestone quickening our steps like Charlie Chaplain turning maple leaf into rubies and gold churning flocks into wind splashed shoals now we're hunched over like Qu......Read More
Categories: chaplain, seasons,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member 10 Conversations in ICU Part II
...Number six. "Good morning, my name is David Brown. I'm a humanist chaplain volunteer. I like to do the rounds and have a natter." "That's interesting, David. Do sit down. So what motivates you......Read More
Categories: chaplain, humor,
Form: Free verse
The Show from Death Row
...Eye for eye; tooth for tooth, Age old key to old hitch, Justice’s way; known from youth, Consciences’ vexing itch. Few know death’s row bower, Lowly know its bare scene, Some escape through ......Read More
Categories: chaplain, corruption, discrimination, poverty, power,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The First Thanksgiving
...The First Thanksgiving (Sept. 3, 1578) The shortest distance to Cathay (Land of riches: silks, teas and spices) Lay to the north to the South Sea. Didn’t Barlow tell the King, Was rese......Read More
Categories: chaplain, education, history, holiday, thanksgiving,
Form: Verse
A canopy of gold
... Religion has been privatised like gas I know in church we still can hear the Mass Yet no Chaplain comes to dying men I did my best alone without a plan. Inside the holy sanctuary bare I......Read More
Categories: chaplain, absence, adventure, allusion, angel,
Form: Iambic Pentameter
The Living Dead
... Held behind cold stone walls, In silence, marched to work. The shabby dressed walked prison halls, Hell waits for those who shirk. Breaking rocks or picking rope, Naught to eat save gr......Read More
Categories: chaplain, judgement, prison,
Form: Rhyme
The Day
...i was there the day she died the day she breathed her last i prayed the Lord she'd suffer not it's happening too fast we both agreed no life support so many years ago how could i see this cir......Read More
Categories: chaplain, bereavement, death, farewell, goodbye,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member with
... with dying breath holding the hand of a chaplain posted on September 26, 2018......Read More
Categories: chaplain, death, spiritual,
Form: Senryu
Whos in Charge
... Who’s in charge 14/08/2018 Confusion reigns supreme, As my alter takes the reign. Like a character in a meme, Whos repetition drives me insane. Just who’s driving this train ? This tra......Read More
Categories: chaplain, conflict, confusion,
Form: Rhyme
Oh My God
...I pulled back the screen, “Oh my God!” said the patient who'd seen me from the next bed; from whom I had heard a ripe expletive. “I'm just his collared representative.” As Hospital Cha......Read More
Categories: chaplain, god, health, humorous, religion,
Form: Rhyme
Is it a boy or a girl
...To open a conversation “Is it a boy or a girl?” seemed safe. Safe until the moment Mum paused before saying; “We don't know.” Blank: I was neutered. Space opened – if not beneath – ......Read More
Categories: chaplain, baby, birth, confusion, gender,
Form: Narrative

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