Michael Wigglesworth

(1631 - 1705 / England)

Michael Wigglesworth Poems

1. The Day Of Doom 1/1/2004
2. A Prayer unto Christ 4/20/2010
3. Vanity of Vanities 4/20/2010
4. To The Christian Reader 4/20/2010
5. A Short Discourse on Eternity 4/20/2010
6. A Postscript unto the Reader 4/20/2010

To The Christian Reader

Reader, I am a fool;
And have adventured
To play the fool this once for Christ,
The more his fame to spread.
If this my foolishness
Help thee to be more wise,
I have attained what I seek,
And what I onely prize.

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