John Newton

(24 July 1725 – 21 December 1807 / London, England)

Poems of John Newton

61. Peter Sinning And Repenting 4/19/2010
62. Peter Walking Upon The Water 4/19/2010
63. Philadelphia 4/19/2010
64. Pleading For Mercy 4/19/2010
65. Plenty In A Time Of Dearth 4/19/2010
66. Praise for the Incarnation 1/3/2003
67. Prayer Answered by Crosses 1/3/2003
68. Queen Of Sheba 4/19/2010
69. Quiet, Lord, My Froward Heart 4/19/2010
70. Salvation Drawing Nearer 4/19/2010
71. Sampson's Lion 4/19/2010
72. Satan Returning 4/19/2010
73. Saturday Evening 1/3/2003
74. Saul's Armor 4/19/2010
75. Smyrna 4/19/2010
76. That Rock Was Christ 4/19/2010
77. The Barren Fig-Tree 4/19/2010
78. The Beggar 4/19/2010
79. The Believer's Danger, Safety, And Duty 4/19/2010
80. The Believer's Safety 4/19/2010

On Dreaming

When slumber seals our weary eyes,
The busy fancy wakeful keeps;
The scenes which then before us rise,
Prove something in us never sleeps.

As in another world we seem,
A new creation of our own,
All appears real, though a dream,
And all familiar, though unknown.

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