🎤PoetryFinds: The Writer Of The Hymnal ‘Walk In The Light’; Benard Barton(POET)⚡️‼️

Benard Barton was Born January 31, 1784. He was known as the Quaker Poet. His chief works are The Convict’s Appeal published in 1818, a protest against the death penalty and the severity of the criminal code, and Household Verses published 1845, which came to the notice of Sir R. Peel, through whom he obtained a pension of £100 a year. Other … More 🎤PoetryFinds: The Writer Of The Hymnal ‘Walk In The Light’; Benard Barton(POET)⚡️‼️