Posts tagged ‘nativity’

December 16, 2020

A Jewish Nativity Narrative Limerick 1.1

by Joel Kravitz

Come for the birth. Stay for the bris

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December 25, 2019

Lost and found

by Jem Croucher

We lost the baby Jesus
for several years one time
‘Til Emily found him in a vase
one Spring, so now it’s fine
The nativity is whole once more
so at Christmas time each year
It finds its home upon the shelf
to bring its festive cheer

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December 22, 2018

HAIKU: WHY WE CELEBRATE

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

Christmas Comes Around

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December 16, 2016

A Jewish Nativity Narrative Limerick

by Joel Kravitz

Poetry challenge: Christmas poem.

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This snippet’s lost in Christmas lore joy.
Baby Jesus was not the first “Goy.”
Here’s what most Christians miss –

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December 22, 2015

Christmas Sonnet

by Morgan

Poetry challenge: Christmas poem.

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Beyond the barren, desperate plains,

The Weary, Calling to Heaven from earth;

Countless generations Cry in pain,

Breathlessly Awaiting a Royal Birth.

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December 24, 2013

The Nativity

by Kerrie Ann Salsac

Christmas Poem: Challenge

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Over two thousand years ago to date,
a baby was born of a virgin birth.
A date we remember and celebrate
by spreading good tidings with joy and mirth.

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