PTS: Past Winners2019-10-07T07:59:58-04:00

Past Winning Poems

2018 Thomas Merton Prize in Poetry of the Sacred Recipient

If You Can’t Imagine Saint Annie
by Michael Mack

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2018 Honorable Mentions

How to Pray
by Jessica Jacobs

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St. Kateri Tekakwitha
by Hilary Scheppers

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Unbridled
by Hilary Scheppers

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2017 Thomas Merton Prize in Poetry of the Sacred Recipient

How I Learned to Pray
by Nicole Rollender

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2017 Honorable Mentions

Sleepwalkers in the Garden
by Jessica Jacobs

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Sacred Love
by Kathryn Ridall

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The Cleverness of Seeds
by Pat Brisson

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2016 Thomas Merton Prize in Poetry of the Sacred Recipient

Soledad
by Elizabeth Savage & Ethel Rackin

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2016 Honorable Mentions

Jack Wonders Why Friday is Called Good
by Andrea Read

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Poem for the Fourth Child
by Dorinda Wegener

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To Give Up the Ghost
by Michael Rather

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2015 Thomas Merton Prize in Poetry of the Sacred Recipient

I Praise Unsalted Butter
by Sharron Singleton

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2015 Honorable Mentions

Day Hike
by David Denny

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Hopkins Room
by Elizabeth Murawkski

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The Sun Visits a Farmers’ Market…
by Christina Hutchins

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