Katharine Lee Bates

(1859-1929 / United States)

Katharine Lee Bates Poems

81. A Song Of Riches 4/16/2010
82. Children Of The War 4/16/2010
83. George Macdonald 4/16/2010
84. Graves At Christiania 4/16/2010
85. Beyond 4/16/2010
86. At Stonehenge 4/16/2010
87. A Mountain Storm 4/16/2010
88. Freedom's Battle-Song 4/16/2010
89. Don'T You See? 4/16/2010
90. England To America 12/31/2002
91. April In September 4/16/2010
92. America To England 12/31/2002
93. Fodder For Cannon 12/31/2002
94. New Year 4/16/2010
95. Glory 12/31/2002
96. Above The Battle 12/31/2002
97. If You Could Come 12/31/2002
98. Eavesdropping 4/16/2010
99. Blood Road 12/31/2002
100. Anniversary Hymn 1/1/2004
101. America The Beautiful 5/8/2001

Comments about Katharine Lee Bates

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  • Hebert Logerie Sr. Hebert Logerie Sr. (1/19/2017 12:42:00 PM)

    This poem is divinely beautiful, and very aspiring. All Americans (all Poets) should revere and remember the name of Katharine Lee Bates. This is really wonderful. The words are divine and mystical.

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  • Koena Mokoena Koena Mokoena (11/23/2011 2:37:00 AM)

    Hey yo! i read your poem called ' America the Beautiful ' & i lost my focus, personal attribute & listening skill, hence i believe that everything has it's own place & time, but the fact remains! I couldn't believe that this was my home country.

    Your correspondence will be highly appreciated.

    Have a nice day!

    Mr. Koena France Mokoena
    Country: South Africa
    Website: www.poemhunter.com/kfmproductions

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  • Ogbonna Solomon (3/22/2011 1:11:00 AM)

    what a wonderful poems, you have a nice works and nice thoughts.U can also read mine, am just new here.

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Best Poem of Katharine Lee Bates

Anniversary Hymn

[sung to tune: "All Saints New"]



Our fathers, in the years grown dim, reared slowly, wall by wall
A holy dwelling-place for Him, that filleth all in all.
They wrought His house of faith and prayer, the rainbow round the Throne,
A precious temple builded fair on Christ the Cornerstone.

The Angel of the Golden Reed hath found the measure strait'
He hears the Great Foundation plead for ampler wall and gate.
The living pillars of the Truth grown on from morn to morn,
And still the heresy of youth is age's creed outworn.

But steadfast is their...

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America The Beautiful

O beautiful for spacious skies,
For amber waves of grain,
For purple mountain majesties
Above the fruited plain!
America! America!
God shed His grace on thee
And crown thy good with brotherhood
From sea to shining sea!