Three Poems from Aimee Selah | PAROUSIA Magazine

An Auroral Psalm The heavens declare the glory of God. The trees sway their arms in a verdant hallelujah. Cardinals and robins, kingfishers and cranes warble their mighty hymns. Evening raindrops linger awakening incense from loamy soil; rose and jasmine bloom divine perfume. Butterflies tickle the misty air, whispering with God’s delight. It is good.…

Afternoon Walk by Rick Davis

AFTERNOON WALK Agitated birds swoop in a funnel-blur of blue color. Garden dandelions in oceanwater dark grass. Parting sky shimmers in blueberry stain glass. God’s fiery face in the miracle of sunblessed sky. The dog howls, playfully at synergistic shadows. Click Here to Download Rick Davis Christian Poetry Chapbook Rick Davis lives in the Chicago…

A Poem from Kelsey May | PAROUSIA Magazine

  Your Hands, Instruments of God after Francesca Bell Oh, the mooring. The fishing boat stranded, sandbarred & unsaved. Who can salvage when each net is tangled in coral, when what is underneath & unseen is fated. Then the pierced palms. The feet calming the storm, no more waves, no more wind. How the moon…

A Poem from Rick Davis | PAROUSIA Magazine

  LOVE AND A PHONE CALL I call you On the phone And as we talk Angels glow. We share secrets Like whispers of wind Reclining beneath Moonlit night. The outside world Is voiceless lightening And our shared Conversation Is like listening sky. As we speak Peaceful blue shadows Fill my living room And you…

Three Poems from Kelsey May | PAROUSIA Magazine

    Thirty Candles Burning   I never expected the betrayal, the dew so sweet I hit it under my tongue and didn’t tell a soul. Days passed, and I didn’t sleep. I untied all the ropes. The morning thistled but couldn’t tempt me. I brushed my hair with a gold-toothed honeycomb. The lion’s claws…

THE WISDOM OF PRAYER by Rick Davis | Poetry | PAROUSIA Magazine

    Educators Turned protesters Scream From the radio. I close my eyes And relax Now, amidst Vast still mountains Within. Words Infiltrate My awareness But the inner sun Makes it new. Words continue From the radio But within, I find solace Like dumplings Filled with steam. New arguments On the radio – Neoliberals Who…

Three Poems by Tim J Brennan | PAROUSIA Magazine

Revelation During service last Sunday, the sun bent light through stained glass God whispered the latest gossip between my Father and Death When I departed, morning glories were in full bloom       Vigil Peter’s denial is again in our hearts hands cold, no fire to warm them We soldier on, asking each passer-by why…

Call for Submissions | Parousia Poetry Anthology | PAROUSIA Magazine

Parousia Poetry Anthology Parousia is a Christian art and literary magazine, and a publishing platform that encourages Christian writings and art works. Parousia is looking for Christian themed poems for its Poetry Anthology. Submit 1-3 Christian themed poems Deadline is June 30th 2020 The anthology will be available in paperback and as an eBook, and…