Vanessa Hughes

Veteran Poet - 1,637 Points (08/28/62 / Birmingham)

Faith - Poem by Vanessa Hughes

Does faith need a church
To feel close to God
Does praying in numbers
Feel more part of God's squad

Does faith need a bible
To know right from wrong
Does dubious history
Help people belong

Does faith need a vicar
Or priest to be near
To make it more likely
God will hear

Does faith need labelling
And given a name
Only praying with people
Who feel just the same

My faith has no rules
I simply believe
God is my maker
He's every breath I breathe.

Topic(s) of this poem: faith

Comments about Faith by Vanessa Hughes

  • Passion For PoetryPassion For Poetry (10/9/2018 1:27:00 AM)

    Faith is a matter of 'Internal Self'! ! (Report)Reply

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  • Jak Black (8/2/2015 5:49:00 AM)

    My answer to the first four stanzas is an emphatic No. like the reasoning in this well penned poem. (Report)Reply

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  • Kumarmani MahakulKumarmani Mahakul (12/9/2014 12:48:00 PM)

    Faith needs to be shine inside soul in inner core. Wonderful poem shared on. (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, December 9, 2014

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