Parousia Easter Poetry Contest 2021 | PAROUSIA Magazine

We are inviting all our contributors and readers in Nigeria to participate in our maiden Parousia Easter Poetry Contest. Theme: From the Cross to the Throne Guidelines: Write a poem (It should not be more than 10 lines.) Post the poem on your Instagram page. Tag us @parousiamag with a befitting feature image. (You must…

SYCAMORE by Ayodeji Oje | Poetry | PAROUSIA Magazine

SYCAMORE Touch of white and blushing blue wears you,yet you’re short of the touch of life. Seas of men you’ve sailed,yet you’re but a shadow from heaven’s plain. To sycamore you’ve clung like a drowning man to a life boat,yet Jesus’ cloak you’ve missed and missed. Descend. Sinner, descend from your sycamore,and let the ascending…

THREE POEMS FROM DANIEL YOHANNA |PAROUSIA Magazine

Dying to Live I feel the hell in the stressFor hyperthermia is burning me,Its eating the remain of meAs the new terror in my own town. Oh! Gracious Lord, take my handUndress this scary terrorThat’s here to eat my bodyFor in your name I seek healing. Walk me to River JordanLet me wash myself seven…

Man – Divine by V. Chandeeswar |Poetry |PAROUSIA Magazine

Man – Divine Am I an agnostic, atheist or just live by plain logic?Why there should be any barriers between you and me?Your omni-potency or omni-presence might have been exaggerated / hyped up!Neither it impresses me nor I am going to seek you, nor I shall submit my selfDidn’t I already give you benefit of…

The Religious Hypocrisy by Jude Chukwuemeka |Poetry |PAROUSIA Magazine

“THE RELIGIOUS HYPOCRISY” Religion is religionSo stick to one,If you are a traditionaliststick to it,If you are a Christianstick to your faithIf you are a Muslimembrace your faith. Then be faithful to itBe diligent in serviceLet your deeds and works speakWhy mock others?Why despise others?Why judge others? Why will your prayers be answered?When you sin…

​Call for Submissions | Heal the World Issue 12 | Parousia Magazine

  PAROUSIA Magazine is calling for submissions for it 12th Issue to be published by September 2020 The theme of this forthcoming Issue is HEAL THE WORLD Psalm 147:3 KJV He healeth the broken in heart, and bindeth up their wounds. Heal the world is a theme inspired by the present pandemic that has plaqued…

Two Poems from Shitta Faruq |PAROUSIA Magazine

Sin, Selah – My cursed-prayer. God shall destroy thee for ever, he shall take thee away, and pluck theeout of thy dwelling place, and rootthee out of the land of the living. Selah – Psalm 52. Man, there is a testament: he who prunes wheatfrom the garden of goodness shall eat bitterness.he shall be stripped…