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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.

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Premium Member A Flood of Tears
Ten generations from Adam to Noah Each one more and more depraved Violence, corruption, promiscuity, theft And yet a Merciful God had patience left Noah worked on his Ark for 120 years ...Read More
Categories: sin, bible, god, history, life,
Form: Couplet

Imprints Euphoria- Pleasure with no pain. But I guess my euphoria was drowning in pain We were running and skipping streets Dancing to our souls’ beat Our heads were clouded Our parents were waiting We were a...Read More
Categories: sin, 11th grade, cry, for
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Problem With The World And The Church
In John Chapter 8, we have a woman who was caught in the very act of adultery. The mental picture that I get, I see this woman is caught and immediately her accusers chase her...Read More
Categories: character, christian, religion, sin,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Sin is a Sin
A sin is a sin is a sin As a society In collective sobriety We love to chastise Those we think unwise Based on sins they commit Against social norms - unfit. But look in the mirror Whose sins are clearer? Why point fowl...Read More
Categories: sin,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Sinister Ministers
I feel quite certain can is to canister as sin is to sinister Lust is to luster and teach is to teacher as preach is to preacher But not mini is to minister as not what sinister sermons are to lusty sermonizers. It also feels like cause for pause that war is to...Read More
Categories: health, humor, peace, sin,
Form: Political Verse

My Name was on the Hammer
My name was on the hammer My guilt was on the nails My sins were upon His back Weighed in God's justice scales The hammer was used to drive Nails through His hands and feet Hanged as a criminal The Savior they...Read More
Categories: christian, god, jesus, sin,
Form: Rhyme
I Am The Unsaved
I am the unsaved The unwashed The unsexed The unknown The less-than The never-man The 13th bead on a broken rosary Dancing on the floor threshing room floor I press my prayers into the run-out groove If you play them backward I’m born again One life One...Read More
Categories: muse, sin, vanity,
Form: Blank verse
Pilgrim's Process
Pilgrim’s nightly enterprise was an astral one - searching the sky for a glimpse of His Creator. Like a sentry on patrol he would traverse his day moment by moment pleading forgiveness for those insidious thoughts, actions, words which had disgraced his Lord. He would...Read More
Categories: sin, 11th grade, forgiveness, love,
Form: Free verse
On Sin and Mortality
Clouds in the distance Like a divine mountain range; One I'll never reach....Read More
Categories: sin, death, depression, god, identity,
Form: Haiku
Welcome to the Anthropocene. conglomerations of nations united in efforts to ruin the foundations ...Read More
Categories: environment, humanity, sin,
Form: Sonnet
Beans What did I do to deserve you? You mash between my fingers, my toes I bathe in the sweet, slippery fantasy of Beans You exhilarate my appetite Your sauce swims through my intestines You saved me from this desolate existence Beans...Read More
Categories: sin, deep, inspirational love, lust,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Silent Sins
There is a proverbial hypocrisy to 'See no evil, hear no evil, speak no evil' when sinister perversions, lurk behind closed doors, contained inside four walls. What is a sin and what is not, is in the eye of perception, but...Read More
Categories: abuse, betrayal, sin,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Penitence
In penitence I bow down to his throne, head bowed in shame, heart heavy with my sin. My sobbing whispers heard by God alone as I recount the ways my faith wears thin. He gives a heart of flesh,...Read More
Categories: forgiveness, hope, jesus, sin,
Form: Sonnet
Divine Candle
Stains of murky disdain blemish the face, you traverse the slimy ground of cardinal sin. Life is stifled by the dormant clutch hidden within, in repentance you feel the pernicious pangs of pain, ill-conceived enterprise of the migratory mind...Read More
Categories: inspirational, introspection, sin,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Wire Walker
There’s the tightrope for you to walk, wire walker - defying the gravity of reality and the reality of gravity you know damn well he won't catch you when you fall as your sticky grip on the...Read More
Categories: sin, betrayal, conflict, husband, jealousy,
Form: Free verse

Specific Types of Sin Poems

Definition | What is Sin in Poetry?