„When we've been there ten thousand years,
Bright shining as the sun,
We've no less days to sing God's praise
Than when we'd first begun.“

These lines were not written by Newton. They have often been accreted to various hymns, including "Amazing Grace", since the mid-nineteenth century.
Misattributed

Adopted from Wikiquote. Last update June 3, 2021. History
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Anglican clergyman and hymn-writer 1725 - 1807

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