William Cowper

(26 November 1731 – 25 April 1800 / Hertfordshire)

William Cowper Poems

321. Olney Hymn 34: The Waiting Soul 4/13/2010
322. Epigram : To Christina, Queen Of Sweden, With Cromwell's Picture (Translation) 4/13/2010
323. An Epitaph 2 (From The Greek) 4/13/2010
324. By Heraclides 4/13/2010
325. Elegy V. Anno Aet. 20. On The Approach Of Spring (Translated From Milton) 4/13/2010
326. Elegy I. To Charles Deodati (Translated From Milton) 4/13/2010
327. On A Mischievous Bull, Which The Owner Him Sold At The Author's Instance 4/13/2010
328. Love Constrained To Obedience 1/3/2003
329. Ephraim Repenting 1/3/2003
330. By Moschus 4/13/2010
331. Gratitude, Addressed To Lady Hesketh 4/13/2010
332. Lines, Composed For A Memorial Of Ashley Cowper, Esq. 4/13/2010
333. On Female Inconstancy (From The Greek) 4/13/2010
334. Old Testament Gospel 1/3/2003
335. An Epitaph 4 (From The Greek) 4/13/2010
336. Epigram 4/13/2010
337. Olney Hymn 40: Peace After A Storm 4/13/2010
338. Olney Hymn 4: Jehovah-Nissi: The Lord My Banner 4/13/2010
339. Inscription For A Stone Erected At The Sowing Of A Grove Of Oaks At Chillington, Anno 1791 4/13/2010
340. Annus Memorabilis : Written In Commemoration Of His Majesty's Happy Recovery 4/13/2010
341. By Callimachus 4/13/2010
342. Divine Justice Amiable 4/13/2010
343. Invitation To The Redbreast 4/13/2010
344. Living Water 4/13/2010
345. From The Greek Of Julianus 4/13/2010
346. Inscription For The Tomb Of Mr. Hamilton 4/13/2010
347. Olney Hymn 28: Jesus Hasting To Suffer 4/13/2010
348. Olney Hymn 20: Old Testament Gospel 4/13/2010
349. Epigram : The Cottager And His Landlord. A Fable (Translated From Milton) 4/13/2010
350. An Epitaph (From The Greek) 4/13/2010
351. Olney Hymn 14: Jehovah-Shammah 4/13/2010
352. On A Fowler, By Isidorus 4/13/2010
353. From Menander 4/13/2010
354. Verses 4/13/2010
355. Olney Hymn 3: Jehovah-Rophi: I Am The Lord That Healeth Thee 4/13/2010
356. Olney Hymn 42: Self-Acquaintance 4/13/2010
357. Olney Hymn 43: Prayer For Patience 4/13/2010
358. On A Good Man (From The Greek) 4/13/2010
359. Olney Hymn 9: The Contrite Heart 4/13/2010
360. Heroism 4/13/2010
Best Poem of William Cowper

God Moves In A Mysterious Way

God moves in a mysterious way
His wonders to perform;
He plants His footsteps in the sea,
And rides upon the storm.

Deep in unfathomable mines
Of never-failing skill
He treasures up His bright designs,
And works His sovereign will.

Ye fearful saints, fresh courage take,
The clouds ye so much dread
Are big with mercy, and shall break
In blessings on your head.

Judge not the Lord by feeble sense,
But trust Him for His grace;
Behind a frowning providence
He hides a smiling face.

His purposes will ripen fast,
Unfolding every ...

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The Sower

(Matthew, xiii.3)

Ye sons of earth prepare the plough,
Break up your fallow ground;
The sower is gone forth to sow,
And scatter blessings round.

The seed that finds a stony soil
Shoots forth a hasty blade;

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