Category Archives: John Newton

I Asked the Lord


I have been constantly reading this hymn the past two weeks.  I have printed it out and it sits on my desk screaming out at me in a wonderful way. The lyrics are below.  Read each verse in succession.  This … Continue reading

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Behold the Throne of Grace


I am hoping to do something with this hymn in the very near future. The lyrics are just excellent! Behold the Throne of Grace – John Newton 1779 Behold the throne of grace The promise calls me near. There Jesus … Continue reading

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Wednesday Hymnody – Belated


I missed Wednesday’s Post and so I am, two days late, posting today the hymn I should have posted on Wednesday!  This hymn was written by John Newton, one of my favorite hymn-writers.  He is one of my favorite hymn-writers … Continue reading

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