Henry Vaughan

(1621 - 23 April 1695 / Brecknockshire, Wales)

Henry Vaughan Poems

1. The Daughter Of Herodias 4/30/2012
2. The Storm 4/30/2012
3. Thou That Know'st For Whom I Mourn 4/16/2010
4. The Shower (I) 4/16/2010
5. Vanity Of Spirit 4/16/2010
6. The Call 4/16/2010
7. The Dedication 4/16/2010
8. Vain Wits And Eyes 4/16/2010
9. Rules And Lessons 4/16/2010
10. The Bird 4/16/2010
11. The Pursuit 4/16/2010
12. The Book 4/16/2010
13. The Dwelling-Place 4/16/2010
14. Come, Come ! What Do I Here? 4/30/2012
15. The Incarnation, And Passion 4/16/2010
16. The Night 4/16/2010
17. Sweet Empty Sky Of June Without A Stain, 4/16/2010
18. The Dawning 4/16/2010
19. Content 4/30/2012
20. As Time One Day By Me Did Pass 4/30/2012
21. The Relapse 1/3/2003
22. The Shepherds 1/3/2003
23. Upon The Priory Grove, His Usual Retirement 1/3/2003
24. Midnight 4/30/2012
25. Anguish 4/16/2010
26. The Evening-Watch: A Dialogue 12/31/2002
27. Death. A Dialogue 4/16/2010
28. The Timber 1/3/2003
29. And Do They So? 4/16/2010
30. Unprofitableness 1/3/2003
31. Joy Of My Life While Left Me Here! 4/16/2010
32. Boethius, De Consolatione Philosophiae : Liber 2. Metrum 5 4/16/2010
33. A Song To Amoret 4/16/2010
34. Mount Of Olives (I) 4/16/2010
35. Cock-Crowing 4/16/2010
36. Son-Days 1/3/2003
37. The Nativity 1/3/2003
38. The True Christians 1/3/2003
39. The Revival 12/31/2002
40. The Morning-Watch 12/31/2002
Best Poem of Henry Vaughan

Peace

1 My Soul, there is a country
2 Afar beyond the stars,
3 Where stands a winged sentry
4 All skillful in the wars;
5 There, above noise and danger
6 Sweet Peace sits, crown'd with smiles,
7 And One born in a manger
8 Commands the beauteous files.
9 He is thy gracious friend
10 And (O my Soul awake!)
11 Did in pure love descend,
12 To die here for thy sake.
13 If thou canst get but thither,
14 There grows the flow'r of peace,
15 The rose that cannot wither,
16 Thy ...

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The Revival

1 Unfold! unfold! Take in His light,
2 Who makes thy cares more short than night.
3 The joys which with His day-star rise,
4 He deals to all but drowsy eyes;
5 And (what the men of this world miss)
6 Some drops and dews of future bliss.

7 Hark! how his winds have chang'd their note,
8 And with warm whispers call thee out.

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