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Chaplain Poems | Examples of Chaplain Poetry

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List of Chaplain Poems

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Premium Member Poem Whos in Charge Jeff Kantor Rhyme chaplain, conflict, confusion,
Premium Member Poem Oh My God Lisle Ryder Rhyme chaplain, god, health, humorous, religion,
Premium Member Poem Is it a boy or a girl Lisle Ryder Narrative chaplain, baby, birth, confusion, gender,
Tricks In My Brain john sensele Villanelle chaplain, poems,
Premium Member Poem Courage Returned Betty Janko Sonnet chaplain, courage, faith,
The Army Chaplain Gail Foster Limerick chaplain, angst, bible, conflict, military,
Premium Member Poem She Whispered I Love You Mark J. Halliday I do not know? chaplain, children, family, happiness, lost
The Chaplain Thomas Martin Tanka chaplain, appreciation, death, war,
Premium Member Poem Your Little One- For a Baby Shower Eileen Manassian Rhyme chaplain, baby,
Story of a Condemned Criminal Su Ben Free verse chaplain, death, discrimination, satire,

the Eye of the Sea - part 6
by simon cooper
Continued from The Eye of the Sea part 5


There washed ashore the Devil’s Whore,
Who had three times been paid,
Preserved through Sin and worshippin’
Beelzebub and the...

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Epic | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: chaplain, adventure, boat, sea, sin,

The Eye of the Sea - part 3
by simon cooper
Continued from The Eye of the Sea part 2


The heaving swell and the waves from hell
Soon swamped our valiant vessel,
With the holds in flood: tattered...

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Epic | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: chaplain, adventure, boat, sea, sin,

The eyes begin to change
by Peter Hall
If you look at his face
You will see a smile
But look into his eyes
And see the emptiness
His soul is numb
Not even a crumb
From life's table...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: chaplain, christian, faith, hope, inspiration,

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Giftless or Useless
by James Horn
Dedicated to Fran Salone-Pelletier,
News Columnist and Lead Chaplain

There is a point many people may miss;
No one is either without gifts or useless
When what our goal...

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Couplet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: chaplain, religious,

Diabolic Logic
by steven mitchell
He lay there serenely
Upon his death bed
Life still pulsed thru him
Clear was his head
His time was approaching
Of that there was no doubt
The reaper patiently waited
To...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: chaplain, death,

Apostrophe to Dad
by Robert Ludden
I think of how it was ten years ago
just after you departed.
All your close friends spoke
of your "complexity"
and we knew what it meant.

I look far...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: chaplain, tribute, time,

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A Dad's Letter To His Marine
by Robert L. Hinshaw
Son, I'm so proud that you elected to serve in the United States Marines.
Military service is a family tradition - it just happens to be...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: chaplain, father, son, war, war,

NO MORE LOVE POEM
by Daniel de Culla
NO MORE LOVE POEM

“”..... Ander her picture when she cut her wrists and so the kid saw the picture and his prick went Whoop Whoop...

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Idyll (Idyl) | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: chaplain, girlfriend-boyfriend, me, love, me,

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Empty Boots
by Robert L. Hinshaw
The empty boots, neatly laced and, alas, now on display,
Belonged to a gallant soldier who died the other day.
Another patriot gave his all in the...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: chaplain, funeral, loss, sad, ,

The Jellyfish Chronicles
by steven cooke
Beneath my tendrils,
Hidden by waves of despair
Lie Souls lost in storms nightmare
No cross, or family visitors,
 Except crabs and eels 
And curious seals

Picking away at...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: chaplain, nature, sea, sea, mother,

Christmas on Mars
by Robert Pettit
This will not be a typical Christmas Day.
Home is one hundred million kilometers away.
There is desiccated orange soil all around.
Nowhere is there a fir tree...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: chaplain, holiday, imagination, christmas, christmas,

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Random Entries From My Diary
by Robert L. Hinshaw
"I never travel without my diary - One should have something sensational to read"
...Oscar Wilde, 1891

30 May 48:  I graduated from high school today...

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Couplet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: chaplain, funnyschool, family, family, may,

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The Cigar Box
by Robert L. Hinshaw
The cigar box reposed upon the closet shelf for nigh on fifty years.
Oft his family wondered what it held.  Perhaps some treasured souvenirs?
The old...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: chaplain, father, nostalgiadad, family, old,

Who Can Save Us from Ourselves?
by Earle Brown
You foolish boy!
What have you done!
Come son, come!
Cast out yourself, 
‘cause it’s the demon
that’s goin' ruin you.

Child, get that big black bible; 
the King James...

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I do not know? | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: chaplain, childhoodgod, heart, god, heart,

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The Streaker
by Robert L. Hinshaw
Not so many years ago "streaking" was the latest fad.
Fellers made a "brief" appearance now and then with nothing clad!
Preachers pounded their pulpits declaring it...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: chaplain, funny

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A Day At The Beach
by Robert L. Hinshaw
His day began with "Reveille" blaring from within the bowels of the ship.
Sergeants yelled, "Up and at 'em lads!   We're takin' a little...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: chaplain, warday, prayer, boat, day,

COMIC RELIEF
by Daniel Cwiak
The Keystone Cops were funny,
Chaplain, Keaton, Lloyd, and Fields too.
Laurel and Hardy, and Will Rodgers,
Were just some of the names we knew.


Who can forget the...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: chaplain, dedication, funny, people, thank

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Cemetery Sounds
by Robert L. Hinshaw
While strolling through a military cemetery about a week or so ago,
I became transfixed by the sounds wafting about that serene plateau.
An inviting bench beckoned...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: chaplain, sad

Courage
by Marvin Lohmeyer
Courage
Constant displays of spirit
 Never in the vein of the culprit.
Ongoing capacity to overcome strain
  Never over-run by any sprain
Unrelenting to be broken by...

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Acrostic | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: chaplain, inspirational

Golden Ratio
by John Weber
The record-keeper compiled a big book
Assuring us that he wasn't a crook
If we'd let him in he'd take a small look
So they'd ensure that we...

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Monorhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: chaplain, allegory, lossme, me,