FAITH POEMS

Ad Moodium
Tut! Moody, do not try to show
To gentlemen and ladies
That if they have not 'Faith,' they'll go
Headlong to Hades.
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Ambrose Bierce
My Faith is larger than the Hills
766

My Faith is larger than the Hills-
So when the Hills decay-
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Emily Dickinson
Hymn 120
Faith of things unseen.

Heb. 11

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Isaac Watts
To lose one’s faith—surpass
377

To lose one's faith-surpass
The loss of an Estate-
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Emily Dickinson
My Faith Is Larger Than The Hills
766

My Faith is larger than the Hills—
So when the Hills decay—
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Emily Dickinson
Hymn 140
A living and a dead faith. Collected from several scriptures.

Mistaken souls, that dream of heav'n,
And make their empty boast
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Isaac Watts
Hymn 35 Part 1
Faith the way to salvation.

Rom. 1:16; Eph. 2:8,9.

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Isaac Watts
Faith
'Faith' is a fine invention
When Gentlemen can seeĆ¢??
But Microscopes are prudent
In an Emergency.
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Emily Dickinson
Faith
Faith is in you whenever you look
At a dewdropp or a floating leaf
And know that they are because they have to be.
Even if you close your eyes and dream up things
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Czeslaw Milosz
Vows
Nay, ask me not. I would not dare pretend
To constant passion and a life-long trust.
They will desert thee, if indeed they must.
How can we guess what Destiny will send -
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Ada Cambridge
To Lose One's Faith&Mdash;Surpass
377

To lose one's faith—surpass
The loss of an Estate—
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Emily Dickinson
Faith
O WORLD, thou choosest not the better part!
It is not wisdom to be only wise,
And on the inward vision close the eyes,
But it is wisdom to believe the heart.
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George Santayana
Faith
Lord, how couldst thou so much appease
Thy wrath for sin, as when man's sight was dim,
And could see little, to regard his ease,
And bring by Faith all things to him?
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George Herbert
To The Belgians
Yet when the challenge rang,
' The War-Lord comes ; give room ! '
Fearless to arms you sprang
Against the odds of doom.
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Robert Laurence Binyon
Until She Died
Until she died we never knew
The beauty of our faith in God.
We'd seen the summer roses nod
And wither as the tempests blew,
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Edgar Albert Guest
Of Holiness Of Life
Now, then, if holiness thou wouldst obtain,
And wouldst a tender Christian man remain,

Keep faith in action, let that righteousness
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John Bunyan
To mend each tattered Faith
1442

To mend each tattered Faith
There is a needle fair
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Emily Dickinson
Innocent Heart
Innocent heart, what has happened to you?
Alas, what is the cure to this pain?

We are interested, and they are displeased,
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Mirza Ghalib
Peace Is A Fiction Of Our Faith
912

Peace is a fiction of our Faith—
The Bells a Winter Night
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Emily Dickinson
Requirement
We live by Faith; but Faith is not the slave
Of text and legend. Reason's voice and God's,
Nature's and Duty's, never are at odds.
What asks our Father of His children, save
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John Greenleaf Whittier

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