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Religion Poems | Examples of Religion Poetry

Religion Poems - Examples of all types of religion 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 religion.
I am Dead
In the blink of an eye and it's over Silence throughout the world, but it's over Millions gone, millions still remain, but it's over No dead lie in the clover Those who live are dead Those gone, live forever, never...Read More
Categories: dark, death, faith, religion,
Form: Rhyme

Memento Mori; Memento Humani
END, Truth, Pain, Life The beauty in the death of life lies in the life of death. I sigh in my mortal flesh Of my mortal thoughts and ask Should I remind you of your true nature and your pursuit...Read More
Categories: anniversary, death, father, religion,
Form: Free verse
I choose no religion, Unlike you the legion, I do not know which is right, That is why I have to write, God is not a Muslim, Neither does he subscribe to Judaism, I do not know much about desists, But...Read More
Categories: religion,
Form: Rhyme
My opinion about contraception
Men have begun to predict That I shall self contradict, Next, in church my interdict, To be not saved by Edict: My Governor Soldier friend’s, Both of us Christ’s truest fiends… Still say I: Contraception, A clear wished interception Of...Read More
Categories: baby, child, evil, religion,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Inquisition
leave my skin on sight leave my limbs in their sockets I believe in your god life is a tendered spirit Religion? the Devil's work....Read More
Categories: religion, abuse, baptism, corruption, death,
Form: Tanka

God stops tower of Babel
God had with his finest sensors Picked the edifice and its sponsors, Then surfaced to have it videoed. What angels could have Him radioed! God,all along Himself radar, Knew what to do to Man's ladder And bombs can throw to burst...Read More
Categories: cry, god, people, religion,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member To Grow Peace
To faith communities and fraternities, brotherhoods and sisterhoods and sororities, non-profits pro peaceniks, cooperative associations Do not deceive yourselves. Continuing on a monocultural dissociated internal v external navel v social gazing path Not inter-religious dialogue about our shared peace compassion opportunities, political trust, economic co-investment is not healthy, not economically or politically sustainable, not even...Read More
Categories: religion, adventure, earth, education, environment,
Form: Political Verse
Satan plays
Satan plays By Michelle Morris 22/11/2022 Human nature Can be distasteful So many vices At the right prices Putting hedonism Power and greed Above everyone's Pride and integrity What is it That drives the dark? This sifting sand Of bitter arts? What more Can the light do? How many angels Need to...Read More
Categories: evil, humanity, integrity, religion,
Form: Rhyme
Revival for survival
His earnest quest for survival Has meant off-and-on revival, Bus boarding to far-off crusades, For weeks avoiding nice brocades… Not anymore one who’d bubble, Sometimes chin with a week’s stubble: Arch enemies in connivance, The injurious for contrivance; Had in dreams poisoned his...Read More
Categories: analogy, conflict, evil, religion,
Form: Rhyme
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Categories: religion, bible, culture, faith, life,
Form: Free verse
Intuition 111
111 known to represent intuition Trusting yourself fully is the mission Have you ever felt something about someone everyone else was blinded by the gaslight but some time passed and turns out - YOU WERE RIGHT How many times...Read More
Categories: religion, 12th grade, allusion, introspection,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Overplayed Hand
I had a brilliant moment of clarity, inspired by a dream, a profound reminder that things may not be what they seem. There's not always a clear line between evil and good, like a wolf in sheep’s clothing...Read More
Categories: religion,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member On Second Thought
For wisdom I thought sacred texts would suffice Then I bowed my head and began to think twice Some may take offence But two thousand years hence I pray those folks don't look back to us for advice 11/23/22...Read More
Categories: humor, religion,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member ThanksGiving Dialogue
ThanksGiving advances Arising thoughts about boundary breaching risks and perennial partisan issues and deep listening opportunities. Perhaps only the Othering and Othered One Percent instilling in their children and future grandchildren that extended family meals are never an appropriate time or sacred space to speak of...Read More
Categories: religion, humor, light, political, power,
Form: Political Verse
Regina fears Angina
I have a Christian Friend, Regina She had never uttered '': Not for all the tea in Big China, As though it could give her Angina; For life ban her from Holy Sinai... Fears picked from Born - Again...Read More
Categories: allusion, anxiety, devotion, religion,
Form: Rhyme

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