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Jewish Poems | Examples of Jewish Poetry

Jewish Poems - Examples of all types of jewish poetry to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous poem examples for jewish.

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My Happy Place
There is nothing I love more Then going to Home Depot For I feel as if I can soar Rushing down the aisles The sweet smell of lumber in the air Crushing everyone in my path with my cart I have...Read More
Categories: jewish, black african american, cancer,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member Terrified at Nine
Be invisible. Be invisible. Be invisible. It was Jacob’s mantra. He could taste metal in his bile; he was terrified. Don’t make eye contact, he told himself. Do not look at the man. The Nazi soldier came over...Read More
Categories: jewish,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member He Won My Affection
Menachem Begin, for 28 years sat on Parliament's back bench Israeli pundits confident he had dug himself a deep trench He shocked the world in '76 when his party won the election Said grace...Read More
Categories: hero, jewish, leadership, prayer,
Form: Clerihew
Premium Member Thanksgiving 2020
Thanksgiving 2020 Gratitude unspoken doesn't exist! By being thankful, we keep our sanity, In covid-19 quarantine, togetherness resists, The heck with masks, smile grandly, Thanks to Hill-Bill's zoom, we family tryst, Barbara & I are grateful to be "One-ly"! To have each...Read More
Categories: jewish, thanksgiving,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Blooma Yehudis, Fruma Truths
Blooma Yehudis, Fruma Truths A verse to nurse Barbara's 72nd "Zos Channukah", warm memories of lights, Shared stories, & hopefully Chaim's "Maor Tzur", Stayed tenor, forgive my lapses of soprano heights, Together, we & gymnast flames soar, Contemplate, mindfully weigh gold...Read More
Categories: jewish, birthday, celebration, for her,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member Our Chanukah Menorah
Our Chanukah Menorah Inhaling sparked air, candlestick wicks, Exhaling gold leaping tongues, Hypnotize more than magic tricks, Sharing a story, singing songs, 8 illumined nights lighting 36, Freeing us from "Yavan" wrongs, Swallowing, hallowing, glowing licks, Releasing an infinite light the world longs, Flames...Read More
Categories: jewish, chanukah, cheer up, inspirational,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The First Time Ever I Fell in Love
The first time ever I fell in love It was with a people The people were my people Living in a country that was my home I'd never known who I was Why I...Read More
Categories: cry, history, jewish, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Munich
munich games of peace.....black september my hebrew brothers in God bled...Read More
Categories: hate, humanity, jewish, murder,
Form: Monoku
Premium Member A Chanukah Message for Today
A minor holiday, the Sages say with a major message for today Never let big government dictate terms even when it comes to tiny germs...Read More
Categories: holiday, jewish, meaningful,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member To Make God Happy
Not all about a fancy tree or menorah made of gold Though holidays be times of joy there's a story to be told Maccabees fought the mighty Greeks to uphold Israel's proud tradition Christians fete...Read More
Categories: jewish, chanukah, christian, christmas, god,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Julie the Stripper was Pretty Chipper
{Hey, Where'd My Audience Go?} Broke, Julie became a sexy stripper Soon her bank account was pretty chipper Her boyfriend treated her well Then they moved to Israel Julie's first performance was Yom...Read More
Categories: dance, jewish, religious, sexy,
Form: Limerick
Story Of Gold Untold
Silver lover and the lover of gold Let me roeh the story untold The one who betrayed Jesus Jesus Christ who are today's Judah? Greedy, miser and selfish are current Yahuda. ...Read More
Categories: faith, jesus, jewish, philosophy,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Candlesticks Polished
Friday afternoon's shadows hover over her morn Awaiting the Sabbath soon to be born Candlesticks polished Pressed tablecloth white Come, Day of Eternity Illumine the night _____________________ The Sabbath begins today at 4:12 p.m. in...Read More
Categories: inspiration, jewish, light,
Form: Rhyme
A MESSAGE
I am not in Hell because of my color I am here because of my Sins I was ... A Lier A thief A Fornicator A Rebellious Son An Arrogant Person And so many more that I am ashamed to mention My color had nothing...Read More
Categories: jewish, africa, america, bible, black
Form: Free verse
Premium Member His Will Be Done
God asked Abraham to sacrifice his son The Tzaddik replied, 'His will be done.' For a son with Sarah, Abraham had prayed But his prayers was not answered 'til very old age All his hopes...Read More
Categories: faith, god, history, jewish,
Form: Couplet

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