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Augustus Montague Toplady was an Anglican cleric and hymn writer. He was a major Calvinist opponent of John Wesley. He is best remembered as the author of the hymn "Rock of Ages". Three of his other hymns – "A Debtor to Mercy Alone", "Deathless Principle, Arise" and "Object of My First Desire" – are still occasionally sung today.

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List of poems by Augustus Montague Toplady 26 total

Object of My First Desire
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On War
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Hymn of Sovereign Grace
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Your Harps, Ye Trembling Saints
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Rock of Ages, Cleft for Me
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In Sickness
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Jesus, by Whose Grace I Live
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There Is Mercy With Thee
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A Debtor to Mercy Alone
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He Dwelleth in You
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How Vast the Benefits Divine
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Shepherd Divine, Our Wants Relieve
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Father of Love, to Thee I Bend
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Grace, 'Tis a Charming Sound
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Deathless Principle! Arise
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If, on a Quiet Sea
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Fountain of Never-Ceasing Grace
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God of Love
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Desiring to Be Given up to God
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Lord, Let Me Not Thy Courts Depart
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What Though I Cannot Break My Chain
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Holy Ghost! Dispel Our Sadness
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Lord, Save Us, We Perish
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Refining Fuller, Make Me Clean
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We Sing to Thee, Thou Son of God
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Bowed With a Sense of Sin
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