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Religious Poems | Examples of Religious Poetry

Religious Poems - Examples of all types of religious poetry to share and read. This list of religious poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous examples of religious poetry. This list of works about religious is an excellent resource for examples on how to write religious poems.

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HYMN TO OUR GOD OF MANY FACES God of many names and faces, Hymns of how our lives interlace With you, whom we have known And think of you as ours alone. Our rituals, doors to our salvation? Incense, music, food...Read More
Categories: faith, religious,
Form: Rhyme

A muslim spotted with intoxicating wine
A muslim spotted with intoxicating wine A Muslim was spotted with intoxicating wine. Now, his fantastic job is hanging on the line! His crashing heart more to the left incline: A disturbing wish to have this settled with paid...Read More
Categories: emotions, religious,
Form: Rhyme
Long Suffering
I am exhausted from this dance with misery. I feel faint at the intenseness of my tribulations. My sudden spirit lingers in the shadows of despair. I no longer want to whirl around in the turbulent winds of...Read More
Categories: religious,
Form: Free verse
Under our Father's sun, the sorrows of our captive soul of sin serve us. The blood of the world's second son (of the first mortal father) cries out from the earth to our heavenly Father...Read More
Categories: religion, religious,
Form: Free verse
Up a mountain apart Jesus then led his closest friends. To the summit they sped. Bathed in radiant light he became dazzling white. “It is good to be here”,...Read More
Categories: religious, bible, christian, gospel, jesus,
Form: Limerick

Jesus was brought to be purified in the holy Temple where did reside Anna and Simeon who each had a vision of Jesus to be shared and magnified. Mary heard...Read More
Categories: religious, bible, christian, gospel, jesus,
Form: Limerick
The leader of the cult
You follow like lemmings, blindly Hang on every syllable and noun Like dictates from the gods Do not disagree as banishment awaits. For those that veer from the chosen path A lonely road...Read More
Categories: political, religious,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Jesus Is
Jesus Is Written: by Miracle Man 1/14/2021` J-ustified E-minent S-acred U-nadulterated S-anctified N-ever failing E-dified V-irtuous E-ffulgent R-eachable F-aithful A-bsolute I-lluminating L-aureate S-anctimonious ...Read More
Categories: jesus, religious,
Form: Acrostic
I See The Light
I See The Light {Epigram} Nov 3, 2020• ''O' I see the light, I see the light. Oh, thank God -- I see the light.'' ...Read More
Categories: inspirational, mystery, religious,
Form: Epigram
Premium Member Cry Barabbas
CRY BARABBAS "Jesus hung upon a cross, Trump hung out to dry, the difference is" Indiana Shaw . . . -_- "Wasn't sure whether to call it, Cry Barabbas Obama, the real force behind Biden" . . ....Read More
Categories: religious, allegory, allusion, history, jesus,
Form: Monoku
Say It's So
I may show kindness in myriad ways, love in many more but how do I show hope and faith to those whose lonely lives are tattered and torn as I sit sated in mind and body safe within my home, my family, my church? invite them...Read More
Categories: religious, faith, god, hope, love,
Form: Suzette Prime
To Climb a Mountain
To Climb a Mountain Snow capped mountains...Ascending to the skies ...Read More
Categories: celebration, religious,
Form: Kimo
Bible study
Hello, there. Rise and shine. I think I’ll call you Adam/ Who are you? Your creator. The maker of all you fathom/ You can call me God. This place is the Garden of Eden/ Why’d you make me?...Read More
Categories: religious, angel, bible, christian, creation,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Three Crosses
One cross Left side Silent bore the shame of cursed Guilt, with scant remorse and no Small scoff Unfearful of Dying breath. Middle rood Central one Focus of the centuries distant yon Condemned to die...Read More
Categories: forgiveness, religious,
Form: Verse
A moral man Does he can To right the wrongs With a cheerful song. He lives with glee. His heart is free, Because he lives a moral life, Devoted to only one wife. ...Read More
Categories: religious,
Form: Rhyme

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