English poetry

Poems in English

Listen, Lord: A Prayer

O Lord, we come this morning Knee-bowed and body-bent Before Thy throne of grace. O Lord this morning Bow our […]

Go Down, Death

Weep not, weep not, She is not dead; She’s resting in the bosom of Jesus. Heart-broken husband weep no more; […]

The Creation

And God stepped out on space, And he looked around and said: I’m lonely I’ll make me a world. And […]

Lift Every Voice and Sing

Lift ev’ry voice and sing, Till earth and heaven ring, Ring with the harmonies of Liberty; Let our rejoicing rise […]