Top 100 Poems About: GOD
Top 100 Poems on / about
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The world is charged with the grandeur of God.
It will flame out, like shining from shook foil;
It gathers to a greatness, like the ooze of oil
Crushed. Why do men then now not reck his rod? read more »Gerard Manley Hopkins
2.Holy Sonnet Xiv: Batter My Heart
Batter my heart, three-personed God; for You
As yet but knock, breathe, shine, and seek to mend;
That I may rise and stand, o'erthrow me,'and bend
Your force to break, blow, burn, and make me new. read more »John Donne
God made a beatous garden
With lovely flowers strown,
But one straight, narrow pathway
That was not overgrown. read more »Robert Frost
The ivory gods,
And the ebony gods,
And the gods of diamond and jade,
Sit silently on their temple shelves read more »Langston Hughes
The ark of the Lord of Hosts
Whose name is called by the name of Him
Who dwelleth between the Cherubim.
O Thou that in no house dost dwell, read more »Dante Gabriel Rossetti
6.Hym To God, My God In My Sickness
Since I am coming to that holy room,
Where, with thy choir of saints for evermore,
I shall be made thy music; as I come
I tune the instrument here at the door, read more »John Donne
7.An Essay On Man In Four Epistles: Epistle 1
To Henry St. John, Lord Bolingbroke
Awake, my St. John! leave all meaner things
To low ambition, and the pride of kings.
Let us (since life can little more supply read more »Alexander Pope
8.The Everlasting Gospel
The vision of Christ that thou dost see
Is my vision’s greatest enemy.
Thine has a great hook nose like thine;
Mine has a snub nose like to mine. read more »William Blake
And God stepped out on space,
And he looked around and said:
I'll make me a world. read more »James Weldon Johnson
10.Olney Hymn 1: Walking With God
Oh! for a closer walk with God,
A calm and heavenly frame;
A light to shine upon the road
That leads me to the Lamb! read more »William Cowper
O world, I cannot hold thee close enough!
Thy winds, thy wide grey skies!
Thy mists that roll and rise!
Thy woods this autumn day, that ache and sag read more »Edna St. Vincent Millay
I am God—
Without one friend,
Alone in my purity read more »Langston Hughes