Sarah Flower Adams

Sarah Flower Adams
Essex / England
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Sarah Adams, née Flower, was born at Harlow, Essex on 22 February 1805, and died in London on 14 August, 1848.

She was the younger daughter of Benjamin Flower, editor and owner of The Cambridge Intelligencer; and was married, in 1834, to William Brydges Adams, a well-known inventor and civil engineer. In 1841 she published 'Vivia Perpetua', a dr ...
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Love
O Love! thou makest all things even
In earth or heaven;
Finding thy way through prison-bars
Up to the stars;
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Part In Peace: Is Day Before Us?
Part in peace: is day before us?
Praise His Name for life and light;
Are the shadows lengthening o’er us?
Bless His care Who guards the night.
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O Love! Thou Makest All Things Even
O Love! thou makest all things even
In earth or heaven;
Finding thy way through prison-bars
Up to the stars;
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Nearer, My God, To Thee.
Nearer, my God, to Thee,
Nearer to Thee!
E'en though it be a cross
That raiseth me:
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Hymn
He sendeth sun, he sendeth shower,
Alike they're needful for the flower:
And joys and tears alike are sent
To give the soul fit nourishment.
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Mahtab Bangalee 26 May 2019
Sarah Adams beautiful pious poetess; her poems said the speech of God; her poems praised the God spiritually; her poems raised the voice on HYMN of divine sense; Love this poetess very much
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M Asim Nehal 03 February 2019
A wonderful poet, i wish to see more poem written by her.
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Thomas Revitt 31 January 2014
Her hymn Nearer My God to thee was the last hymn played as the Titanic went down. It was also played at the ship wreck of the SS Valencia….Also for the Memorial of the US Ambassador and others killed in the terrorist attack at Benghazi Tripoli
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