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Sovereign grace has power alone

Sovereign grace has power alone

Author: John Newton (1779)
Tune: SOVEREIGN GRACE
Published in 68 hymnals

Author: John Newton

Newton, John, who was born in London, July 24, 1725, and died there Dec. 21, 1807, occupied an unique position among the founders of the Evangelical School, due as much to the romance of his young life and the striking history of his conversion, as to his force of character. His mother, a pious Dissenter, stored his childish mind with Scripture, but died when he was seven years old. At the age of eleven, after two years' schooling, during which he learned the rudiments of Latin, he went to sea with his father. His life at sea teems with wonderful escapes, vivid dreams, and sailor recklessness. He grew into an abandoned and godless sailor. The religious fits of his boyhood changed into settled infidelity, through the study of Shaftesbury and… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Sovereign grace has power alone
Author: John Newton (1779)
Publication Date: 1779
Copyright: This text in in the public domain in the United States because it was published before 1923.

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A Collection of Hymns for the use of Christians #III

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A New Selection of Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs #669

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A Selection of Favorite Conference Hymns with Historical Sketches of Church History #8

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A Selection of Hymns for the use of social religious meetings, and for private devotions 2d ed. #66

A Selection of Hymns, from Various Authors #d347

A Selection of Hymns....3d ed #d203

Additional Hymns, Designed as a Supplement to Dwight's Psalms & Hymns #d168

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Choice Hymns #114

Conference Hymns for Social Worship. 8th ed. #d118

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Dupuy's Hymns and Spiritual Songs (Rev. corr. and enl.) #S166

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Dyer's Psalmist #93

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Evangelical Hymns #481

Family Hymns #d218

Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Selected and Original. 7th ed. #d385

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Hymns for Social Meetings #37

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Hymns for Social Worship #213

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Hymns of the Protestant Episcopal Church of the United States, as authorized by the General Convention #262

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Psalms and Hymns, Adapted to Public Worship #100

Revival Hymns. 4th ed. #d109

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Revival Songs #131

Revival Songs. 4th ed. #d231

Seamen's Devotional Assistant and Mariners' Hymns (American Seamen's Friend Society) #d431

Select Hymns #d157

Select Hymns #d416

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Select Hymns #183

Songs of Zion #d155

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Songs of Zion Enlarged #110

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Songs of Zion #74

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The American Vocalist #347a

The Baptist Harmony #d335

The Baptist Harmony #d344

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The Baptist Harp #430

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The Baptist Hymn Book #503

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The Christian Harmonist #232

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The Christian Lyre #41a

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The Christian Lyre #41a

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The Christian Lyre #41a

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The Cluster of Spiritual Songs, Divine Hymns and Sacred Poems #XXIX

The Dover Selection of Spiritual Songs #d216

The Dover Selection of Spiritual Songs, with an Appendix of Choice Hymns #d210

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The Harp #251[250]

The Hymnist #d93

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The Lecture-Room Hymn-Book #H365

The Manual of the Sacred Choir #d43

The Millennial Harp #d383

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The Sacred Lyre #241

The South Western Psalmist #d353

The Southern Psalmist #d746

The Southern Psalmist. New ed. #d784

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The Virginia Selection of Psalms and Hymns and Spiritual Songs #130

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The Young Christian's Companion #7

Village Hymns #d495

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Village hymns for social worship, selected and original #156

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Village hymns for social worship, selected and original #156

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Village Hymns for Social Worship, Selected and Original #156

Virginia Selection of Psalms #d388

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