Classic Gratitude Poems – Joy Harjo, Mary Oliver, MORE

Gratitude Poems

Gratitude should guide our daily lives, and indeed it is at the heart of a different way of being, and as John Pattison and I have argued in SLOW CHURCH, it is at the heart of a different sort of economy.  Here are a few classic gratitude poems that express thankfulness for the abundant life of creation.


i thank You God for most this amazing
e.e. cummings


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UPDATED November 2022: To add additional poems

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