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JenniferEValent: Heal us, Emmanuel, hear our prayer; We wait to feel thy touch; Deep-wounded souls to thee repair, And Savior, we are such. -William Cowper

LowElsielow: Knowledge is proud that she knows so much; wisdom is humble that she knows no more. -William Cowper

bernardtjoy: Oh happy shades—to me unblest! Friendly to peace, but not to me! How ill the scene that offers rest, And heart that cannot rest, agree! —William Cowper, from ‘The Shrubbery’

TheQuoteSpot2: Knowledge is proud that it knows so much; wisdom is humble that it knows no more. -William Cowper

CowpNewtMuseum: On the Loss of the Royal George By William Cowper Toll for the brave! The brave that are no more! All sunk beneath the wave, Fast by their native shore!

NAWinter: “Satan trembles when he sees the weakest saint upon his knees."/William Cowper

borkenaesop: The world loves a mysterious thing, as his castle/A man's trash is an uncomfortable pillow. William Cowper, English poet (1731–1800)

shreyak38613676: He has no hope who never had a fear.~William Cowper “ KHILADI PRATIK 1M IG POSTS”

JenniferEValent: O for a closer walk with God, A calm and heav'nly frame, A light to shine upon the road That leads me to the Lamb! The dearest idol I have known, Whate'er that idol be, Help me to tear it from Thy throne And worship only Thee. -William Cowper

ponygirl345: “It is possible to be a child of God, without consciousness of the blessing, and to have title to a crown, and yet feel to be immured in the depths of a dungeon.” ~ William Cowper (who suffered terribly from depression)

reasons4hope: Who Was William Cowper? What’s the Story Behind “There is a Fountain Filled with Blood” William Cowper (1731-1800) was an English poet and hymn writer. His life was tragic, but his beautiful hymns live on and are sung today.

DavidEpsteinMD: “Variety’s the very spice of life, that gives it all its flavor” as William Cowper said. So, use quotes and sayings along with other content tools because as Mark Twain said, “Too much of anything is bad, but too much good whiskey is barely enough.”

ftoeante: "When we don't pray, we quit the fight. Prayer keeps the Christian's armor bright. And Satan trembles when he sees. The weakest saint upon his knees." - William Cowper

CowpNewtMuseum: William Cowper's pet hares used 'to gambol and frolic (as they certainly do) in his small parlour'. Have you found the hare sculptures we have secreted around our gardens?

shreyak38613676: He has no hope who never had a fear.~William Cowper ENTERTAINER PRATIK SLAYING KHATRA FINALE

Page_Upon_Page: The poetical works of William Cowper (Published: 1934) Full text:

lili_line2: "Reasoning at every step he treads, Man yet mistakes his way, Whilst meaner things, whom instinct leads, Are rarely known to stray." (William Cowper) a lost cat with white socks

_hildemara_: “A life all turbulence and noise may seem To him that leads it wise and to be praised, But wisdom is a pearl with most success Sought in still waters.” William Cowper

RamiahLazo: “To see the Law by Christ fulfilled, and hear His pardoning voice, changes a slave into a child and duty into choice.” — William Cowper

Hymn_Sing_Host: What do Frank Aiken, Isaac Watts and William Cowper have in common?

TruthForLife: "Where is the blessedness I knew When first I sought the Lord? Where is the soul refreshing view Of Jesus and His Word?" —William Cowper, "O for a Closer Walk with God" Read along with the lyrics:

kojokwarteng_: “To the timorous souls I would say in the words of William Cowper:Ye fearful saints, fresh courage take..."

AlistairBegg: "Where is the blessedness I knew When first I sought the Lord? Where is the soul refreshing view Of Jesus and His Word?" —William Cowper, "O for a Closer Walk with God" Read the hymn's lyrics:

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RBFRealBigFacts: “Absence from whom we love is worse than death and frustrate hope severer than despair.” -William Cowper

danieltruesdale: The dying thief rejoiced to see That fountain in his day; And there may I, though vile as he, Wash all my sins away —William Cowper

reneeesgue: To see the law by Christ fulfilled And hear His pardoning voice, Changes a slave into a child, And duty into choice. William Cowper

mrtoughdev: Knowledge is proud that it knows so much; wisdom is humble that it knows no more. - by William Cowper

katehanch: The bud may have a bitter taste, but sweet will be the flower William Cowper

borkenaesop: Where there is an uncomfortable pillow. William Cowper, English poet (1731–1800)

MelanieJaxn: Delia, the unkindest girl on earth, When I besought the fair, That favour of intrinsic worth A ringlet of her hair... -William Cowper

hymnquote: Writer/title attribution for five quotes on 5/13: Mary B. Slade, There's a Fountain Free; B.B. McKinney, Send a Great Revival; William H. Draper, Righteous Father, We have Wronged Thee; William Cowper, 'Tis My Happiness Below; J. Lincoln Hall, The Patch of Blue.

hymnquote: Trials make the promise sweet, trials give new life to prayer. Trials bring me at His feet, lay me low and keep me there. (William Cowper)

CSLCHSnMore: "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." ~ William Cowper

SubversiveSong: Today brings a new Other Voices post from the wonderful Julia Hamilton of Columbia University: 'Re-Setting William Cowper's "The Negro's Complaint" to Music'.

jeremyetaylor: "Though I love my country, I hate its follies and its sins, and had rather see it scourged in mercy than judicially hardened by prosperity." -William Cowper about England in the 1700s and pretty much how I feel about America now.

welfordwrites: Knowledge is proud that it knows so much; Wisdom is humble that it knows no more. William Cowper

jwmpulpit: 'Mine is an unchanging love, Higher than the heights above, Deeper than the depths beneath, Free and faithful, strong as death.' William Cowper 'Hark, my soul'

jwmpulpit: His purposes will ripen fast, Unfolding ev'ry hour; The bud may have a bitter taste, But sweet will be the flow'r. William Cowper 'God moves in a mysterious way'

mikeleake: I think it's informative how John Newton (pastor) handled with care his friends William Cowper and Mary Unwin. /end

DavidCranmerUn1: Sedwill was succeeded as ambassador temporarily by his predecessor, Cowper-Coles, and then by William Patey, formerly British Ambassador to Saudi Arabia. In December 2020 it was reported that Sedwill was joining the investment bank Rothschild & Co in January 2021 as a senior

Page_Upon_Page: The life and posthumous writings of William Cowper, Esqr. : with an introductory letter to the Right Honourable Earl Cowper (Published: 1803) Full text:

ramonatang: Jeff Robinson shares why he loves the old hymn "God Moves in a Mysterious Way", written in 1773 by British poet William Cowper.

shreyak38613676: He has no hope who never had a fear.~William Cowper CELEBRATING 20M OF NAINA MERE

KellyColangelo: The dearest idol I have known, Whate’er that idol be, Help me to tear it from Thy throne And to worship only Thee. -William Cowper, 1772

intomymachine: Like William Cowper or Jonathan Edwards, Michael Haneke is essentially a poet of Puritan hysteria

ChristopherCDu4: "When the ruderabble's watch-word was 'destroy,' and blazing London seem'd a second Troy." (William Cowper, Table Talk)

mrtoughdev: Knowledge is proud that it knows so much; wisdom is humble that it knows no more. - by William Cowper

TLawrenceArt: Thomas Lawrence, Portrait of William Cowper, engraved by Francesco Bartolozzi, 1799

jabybabyjt: "The dearest idol I have known, Whate'er that idol be; Help me to tear it from thy throne, And worship only thee." 1779,William Cowper

marthawanj: William Cowper, a man whose sensitive spirit and familiarity with suffering led him to create some of the most beautiful hymns.

Barneymckay10: the task. william cowper ..."Variety is the very spice of life, that gives it all it's flavors" ...1785

akmahik: Judge not the Lord by feeble sense, But trust him for his grace; Behind a frowning providence, He hides a smiling face. -- William Cowper in God moves in a mysterious way.

artist_blake: William Blake, William Cowper, 1802

sukasukasaja3: Variety's the very spice of life, that gives it all its flavour. (William Cowper)

GeraldWhite_: Prayer is our weapon of choice against “powers and principalities.” Everything else evaporates in the face of our terrible foe. “And Satan trembles when he sees The weakest saint upon his knees” — William Cowper

MakeWayMin: "And Satan trembles when he sees, The weakest saint upon his knees." -William Cowper

CoryDahl: "Judge not the Lord by feeble sense, but trust Him for His grace; Behind a frowning providence He hides a smiling face." ~ William Cowper

Buntylovesrilke: William Cowper's "To Mary".

kennyclark: Praying over sermon notes for Philippians 4:10-20 tomorrow morning and reading through the slightly updated lyrics to William Cowper’s hymn “Sometimes a Light Surprises.” If ever a hymn captured “I have learned in whatever situation I am to be content” it’s this one.

JFSlicer: Sometimes a light surprises the Christian as he sings; it is the Lord who rises, with healing in his wings. ~William Cowper

CowpNewtMuseum: "Sometimes a light surprises The Christian while he sings; It is the Lord who rises With healing on His wings; When comforts are declining, He grants the soul again A season of clear shining, To cheer it after rain." - 'Joy and Peace in Believing', William Cowper

ShouldBeAMoive: For Great Poetry Reading Day, see why the life of the poet William Cowper, who was able to overcome mental illness and suicidal thoughts through poetry, nature, friendship and sound doctrine, should be a movie

artisthogarth: William Hogarth, Ashley Cowper with his Wife and Daughter, 1731

TheologyTweets: The dearest idol I have known, Whate'er that may be, Help me to tear it from they throne, and worship only thee. William Cowper, "O For a Closer Walk with Thee" - 1772

paradigmsolves: Unmissed but by his dogs and by his groom. William Cowper

borkenaesop: If life William Cowper, English poet (1731–1800)

buckbwell: Though vine nor fig tree neither their wanted fruit should bear, though all the fields should wither, nor flocks or herds be there, yet God the same abiding, His praise shall tune my voice; for, while in Him confiding, I cannot but rejoice! ~William Cowper

ComeForMe999: There is a fountain filled with blood Drawn from Immanuel’s veins; And sinners plunged beneath that flood Lose all their guilty stains --William Cowper This kind of hymn became associated with the critical term "slaughterhouse religion" in approx the '80s.

NitaSweeney: Unmissed but by his dogs and by his groom. William Cowper

mrtoughdev: William Cowper said "Knowledge is proud that it knows so much; wisdom is humble that it knows no more."

ngadcartbot: Domenico Maria Fratta, Monument to William Chancellor Cowper.

borkenaesop: The hand even a man's home is before you can't, break my bones, but on an uncomfortable pillow. William Cowper, English poet (1731–1800)

PerfectAccentUK: Cowper, William Some Cowpers are Cowpers, others are Coopers. The 18th century poet (died on this day in 1800) is a Cooper. /ˈkuːpə/

edpearce080759: English poet William Cowper was seized with dropsy in the spring of 1800 and died aged 68 on April 25 of that year. The phrase “God moves in a mysterious way” comes from Cowper's 1779 poem "Light Shining out of Darkness."

GeorgeLDuncan: 1800 -Death at Norfolk, England, of English poet William Cowper. Despite lifelong depression, he had produced enduring hymns, including, “Oh For a Closer Walk with God” and “There is a Fountain Filled with Blood.” (Art is often totally disconnected from everyday life)

conbrunstrom: William Cowper died OTD in 1800.

JoshGaskell: ‘The Poplar-Field’ (1785) by William Cowper

Jadams_U9: 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 hour; The bud may have a bitter taste But sweet will be the flow’r. “God Moves in Mysterious Ways” -William Cowper

drwonderful: Knowledge is proud that it knows so much; wisdom is humble that it knows no more. - William Cowper

weatherStorey: To follow foolish precedents, and wink With both our eyes, is easier than to think. -- William Cowper

DedicatioQuotes: Absence of proof is not proof of absence. ~ William Cowper

revsmw: Oh! I have seen the day, When with a single word, GOD helping me to say, My trust is in the LORD; My soul has quelled a thousand foes, Fearless of all that could oppose. ~William Cowper

RealitySelect0r: Variety's the very spice of life, That gives it all its flavor. William Cowper

JohnDink: To see the Law by Christ fulfilled, and hear his pardoning voice, changes a slave into a child and duty into choice. – William Cowper Happy Easter!

GeorgeW78246413: Still ending, and beginning still... -William Cowper, The Task (1785)

isaactendo_: Satan trembles when he sees the weakest saint upon their knees - William Cowper

rnjharrington: The dying thief rejoiced to see, that fountain in his day. And there have I, though vile as he, washed all my sins away. And there have I, though vile as he, washed all my sins away. - William Cowper

borkenaesop: The species is life William Cowper, English poet (1731–1800)

williamworley25: “Dear dying lamb, Thy precious blood shall never lose its power…Till all the ransomed church of God be saved to sin no more.” - William Cowper The blood of Jesus still hasn’t lost its power to save, even in 2022. That’s why it’s Good Friday.

EducationistK: US unilateral sanction is because "I am the Monarch of all I survey, my right there is none to dispute. From the center all around the sea, I am the Lord of the of the fowl and the brute"- William Cowper

EducationistK: US unilateral sanction is imoral. International law UNSC is the body authorized. Unilateral sanction because: “I am monarch of all I survey, My right there is none to dispute, From the centre all round to the sea, I am lord of the fowl and the brute.- William Cowper

CowpNewtMuseum: A date for your diary with the return of our popular guided walk to William Cowper's Alcove on 1st May. ‘The summit gained. Behold the proud alcove crowns it!’

your_gratitude: Man may dismiss compassion from his heart, but God never will. - William Cowper

CowpNewtMuseum: A box, but a very special box. It is William Cowper’s portable writing box, which opens up to become a miniature desk. This ‘writing slope’, to give it its correct name, dates from around 1790. Find out its secrets in our new article

Berti_and_Ernie: Unmissed but by his dogs and by his groom. William Cowper

cabot_lowell: The dying thief rejoiced to see That fountain in his day; And there may I, though vile as he, Wash all my sins away: Wash all my sins away. William Cowper

cabot_lowell: Dear dying Lamb, Thy precious blood Shall never lose its power, Till all the ransomed ones of God Be saved, to sin no more: Be saved, to sin no more. William Cowper

HeyJudeNotJudy: If you love poetry and art, check out the blog "First Known When Lost" by Stephen Pentz. Today, he reminds us that "it is a sort of April weather life that we lead in this world. A little sunshine is generally the prelude to a storm" (William Cowper).



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