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Sacrifice Poems | Examples of Sacrifice Poetry

Sacrifice Poems. Below are examples of poems about sacrifice. This list of poetry about sacrifice is made of PoetrySoup member poems. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples of sacrifice poetry. This list of works about sacrifice is a great resource for examples of sacrifice poems and show how to write poems about sacrifice. Definitions may be included where appropriate.

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List of Sacrifice Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Premium Member Poem LET THE CHIPS FALL WHERE THEY MAY James Edward Lee Sr. Lyric sacrifice, addiction, allegory, analogy, confusion,
Open Your Eyes To Me O My God -Psalm 5 Gordon McConnell Rhyme sacrifice, god, prayer, spiritual,
Premium Member Poem Putting On Paul Bunyan's Shoes Brian Johnston Rhyme sacrifice, faith, journey, life, love,
Look to God - Psalm 4 Gordon McConnell Rhyme sacrifice, bible, god, spiritual,
My True Sure Foundation Gordon McConnell Rhyme sacrifice, christian, jesus, spiritual, truth,
Meet the challenge Dr Virinchi Mudumbai Acharya Bio sacrifice, care,
Premium Member Poem Beautiful Mystery Carol Connell Sonnet sacrifice, beautiful, bible, god, love,
Premium Member Poem Beautiful Mystery of Trees taai tekai Sonnet sacrifice, appreciation,
FAITH Milton Robertson Prose Poetry sacrifice, appreciation, beautiful, christian, confidence,
The Suffering Messiah W.A. CHOLT Tanka sacrifice, death, gospel, jesus, judgement,

Letter to Watchman Nee
by Mark Frank
I met your readings as a teenager
The words from your mouth blessed me
I started to mediate word upon word
Knowing the sacrifice, we need when we...

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Narrative | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sacrifice, education, love,

The Lowly Crown
by Ahmad Adnan Awan
When Fame and Fortune 
Devour honour and sacrifice

When shallow claims blind all purity
When passions get as Fickle as Ice

Dancing to a broken rhyme, to a...

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ABC | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sacrifice, addiction,

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Deeply set truth
by liam mcdaid
Sunrise does he who formed the eye not see past the dawn 
rising from the place of it's setting weakness of will 
turning the potters...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sacrifice, angel, bible, children, confidence,

God Calls Those of His Special Love
by Gordon McConnell
The calling of God is divinely sent
to touch lives of His special elect
those He's regenerated by His spirit
showing there it's His alone to select

God has...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sacrifice, christian, god, love,

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YES ABOUT A DRESS
by JENNIFER PROXENOS
YES ABOUT A DRESS

El, please come shopping with me today,
He knew she would ask him anyway,
Sure Honey, he immediately lit
A cigarette, we’ll leave in a...

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

Sparkle
by eric ploscik
No need to feel alone
You’ll always have a home
Inside my heart
Up here and down there
Just be aware that
I’m not like the rest
That treat you like...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sacrifice, love, wife,

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Nine Eleven Was Proof Of This
by Caren Krutsinger
We are one with each other, so if one hurts, we all hurt.
If one piece fails, we all go down.
Like dominoes.
Temporarily hopeful, but crashing into...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sacrifice, 10th grade, 11th grade,

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Inspiration From Marlee Bee
by Caren Krutsinger
Inspiration comes disguised in a variety of ways.  News stories. Flash floods. A crying child in a grocery store.  A person sitting along...

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Prose Poetry | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sacrifice, inspiration, inspirational,

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An Act of Ultimate Sacrifice
by Jesse Rowe
my grandpa was saved
from drowning in a lake by
boy who could not swim

9.10.18
Contest: Son of a Senryu
A true story...

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Senryu | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sacrifice, grandfather,

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Cries of the Empty Night
by Winged Warrior
Cries of the Empty Night

 I thirst for your tender tears
for they fill my solitudes
I smell your fragrance
but kiss the mist

come to me my love
I...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sacrifice, cry, devotion, love hurts,

Tortoise Shell
by eric ploscik
Fat and lazy
Uninspired, crazy
A shameless parody
Just standing frozen
Taking the blows from
Nemesis real and fanatical
Praying that it will wake me up
Had paradise in my hands
It was...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sacrifice, depression, introspection,

train to first class poetry on train vine
by gate low
train to first class poetry on train vine 07.09.18

one is of special class
the reader is for sure below
unless a ticket don't park ???
snobbery will turn...

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Choka | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sacrifice, addiction, allah, analogy, animal,

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Tribute to Law Enforcement
by Holly Primerano
To officers who cruise the street,
keep watch for violent crime.
Your sacrifice is on display,
the oath you take, sublime.

You have friends and family,
and still you choose...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sacrifice, blue,

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Honor Your Parents
by Roof Missing
Would you honor your parents? Don’t follow them blindly!
Don't carry their faults to your grave!
Give carte blanche to religion, deep-grained racial bias,
If your kids are...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sacrifice, journey, life,

HERE AM I, LORD, FOR YOUR WORK
by Beata Agustin
For Your work, my God, that calls for my best sacrifice
I present myself by Your mercy every time I arise
Overcoming idleness of futile exercise.
In fulfilling...

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Kyrielle | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sacrifice, appreciation, blessing, faith, forgiveness,

Just you god
by Akansha Mittal
I complain to you everyday, but,
Today when I see back in the sand,
Your footsteps were with me,
Your calmness was with me,

Your sacrifice for my life,
Your...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sacrifice, angel, feelings,

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DESCRIBE HEAVEN FOR THE BEAUTY
by James Edward Lee Sr.

DESCRIBE HEAVEN FOR THE BEAUTY

For the beauty of heaven Golden gates, made of gold;
Environment perfect temperature not hot nor cold;
Holy dwelling of the Most High...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sacrifice, celebration, dedication, encouraging, heaven,

Love
by Kutlwano Precious
Love is for those who know life,
I had to learn life so i could love you,
Hard way or easy way i learned it, does not...

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ABC | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sacrifice, 12th grade,

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Ancient Battle for Souls
by Holly Primerano
If you run around half naked,
and you still can’t figure out,
why it is no one respects you,
like a uniformed girl scout.

Have you really been that...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sacrifice, christian,

Sacrifice
by Luke Hobbs
beat, bellow and decay,
      is there nothing more,
cold liquid crimson,
      colorful tainting,
   ...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sacrifice, metaphor, moving on, poetry,