Dr. A.Celestine Raj Manohar M.D.,

Gold Star - 16,024 Points (14-2-1957 / Coimbatore, Tamilnadu, India)

Sonnet: David And Goliath - Poem by Dr. A.Celestine Raj Manohar M.D.,

God chose a shepherd boy to be the king
Of Israel, when Goliath, the giant
Had threatened everyone, and vowed to bring
Israelites on their knees by his win-chant!

David, the lad had pebbles and a sling;
Goliath had a mighty sword and shield;
But David came in name of God to sing,
And the Philistine had but to yield!

For, God supports the righteous ones to win;
The evil-minded have to bite the dust;
God abhors devils and the mortal sin;
The righteous always hope in Lord and trust.

God permits Goliath to talk in vain;
But David has His love and strength to gain!

Copyright by Dr John Celes 10-03-2013

Poet's Notes about The Poem

The righteous win with God beside

Comments about Sonnet: David And Goliath by Dr. A.Celestine Raj Manohar M.D.,

There is no comment submitted by members..

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Poem Submitted: Sunday, March 10, 2013

[Report Error]