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Sin Poems | Examples of Sin Poetry

Sin Poems - Examples of all types of sin 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 sin.
Premium Member Impetuous Will
Headstrong, with an ageless broken heart, I erased the memories of childhood, And painted them back in frail colors, blushing pinks, Pastels like jewels fading from my trembling fingers, Imagining a dream where there had only been fantasies, Brilliant fantasies...Read More
Categories: sin, appreciation, god, gospel, jesus,
Form: Free verse

Love, be not proud
Humbly allowed myself proud-- of endowed graces my will is free pray for me, for holy, pure mind purity's crown makes some frown, but i'm down with it my heart agrees with Kolbe's, that we please her heart Immaculate, sorrows split, if admit to sins humbling my pride don't just hide,...Read More
Categories: sin, friendship love, heart, perspective,
Form: Than-Bauk
Sophia's Lament in Isaiah
In the highest peak of my heavenly life I wanted to flow down Through the gates of my grave without any strife The place where I now drown I’ll never feel the warmth of the life-giving Even the...Read More
Categories: sin, bible, christian, hurt, jewish,
Form: Rhyme
For what is pride but an ego's false facade Greed a fallow field of need Lust a liars claim of love Wrath a harbinger of hate Gluttony a beggars fitful dream Envy a failures silken cloak Sloth an active acquiescence...Read More
Categories: sin,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member The Deadly Sin of Pride
A virus-like vice infects us all, Tis the sin that made Lucifer fall. like a canker hidden from sight, It destroys the soul like a blight. When in others this sin we detect, Our hearts assume a loathing aspect. For few...Read More
Categories: sin, christian, evil, pride, religion,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member A Dividing Line
There is a line in oceans wide, where fresh and salt waters collide. No mixing of the fresh and salt, When they collide, each takes a halt. There is drawn, a separation line, when men to sin their hearts...Read More
Categories: sin, christian, god, inspirational, religious,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Dark Choice
Last night, Dark Choice came to Samuel in a dream. Others have described Dark Choice as the Devil elegantly clothed. He is both mysterious and alluring. Samuel felt his peaceful slumber being threatened by this...Read More
Categories: sin, angst, character, conflict, courage,
Form: Prose
Premium Member The Wages of Sin
The wages of sin or so it seems Will be earned by all but the hateless The cost of the lost and broken dreams Will only be paid by the fateless Those who choose to be guided by wrath Beware...Read More
Categories: sin,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Sinful
Soberly sinful Seriously satisfied Somberly shameful...Read More
Categories: sin,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Town Kid
Town Kid I am a town kid A white faced kid A lonely kid Face pressed up against the glass Watching, listening to other kids playing Knowing my shoes and clothes are safe No grass stains on my pants No puddles...Read More
Categories: sin, abuse, angst, depression, loneliness,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member I Asked, I Believed, I Confessed
I Asked, I Believed, I Confessed Miracle Man November 11, 2023 Once, my days were lived as a feather, wind blown, and without fixed direction. Unknown to me, life’s storms I’d weather, until God changed my life’s deflection. Looking back, I see,...Read More
Categories: forgiveness, god, life, sin,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member BURYING DIRT
I was twelve once, long brown hair, big brown eyes, men always stared. I was twelve once, smart and witty, some would say, I was pretty. I was twelve once, dreamed about life, would I someday, become someone's wife. I was twelve once, got knocked down, was not allowed, to...Read More
Categories: sin, child abuse, deep, feelings,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member This Little Lie
This little lie you're sold, it's gonna grow some mold. This little lie you're sold, it's gonna grow some mold. This little lie you're sold, its gonna grow some mold, grow some mold, grow some mold! Spread the lie...Read More
Categories: sin,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Thought of the Day
ignorance causes sin so there is no shame all then that is needed is to repay debts of love accepting all as they are we feel no sense of hurt obviating need to forgive in time all hearts entwine...Read More
Categories: forgiveness, hurt, love, sin,
Form: Free verse
Wages of Sin
How much profit have you made on your greed The bursar of hell wants to know How has your avarice lived unrestrained A glutton those starving in tow How many times have you dealt from the bottom Betting the players were blind Sleeving that ace that sends you to hell In debt to the devil —consigned (Villanova...Read More
Categories: sin,
Form: Rhyme

Specific Types of Sin Poems

Definition | What is Sin in Poetry?