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A stranger in the world below

A stranger in the world below

Author: Charles Wesley
Published in 23 hymnals

Author: Charles Wesley

Charles Wesley, M.A. was the great hymn-writer of the Wesley family, perhaps, taking quantity and quality into consideration, the great hymn-writer of all ages. Charles Wesley was the youngest son and 18th child of Samuel and Susanna Wesley, and was born at Epworth Rectory, Dec. 18, 1707. In 1716 he went to Westminster School, being provided with a home and board by his elder brother Samuel, then usher at the school, until 1721, when he was elected King's Scholar, and as such received his board and education free. In 1726 Charles Wesley was elected to a Westminster studentship at Christ Church, Oxford, where he took his degree in 1729, and became a college tutor. In the early part of the same year his religious impressions were much deepene… Go to person page >

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First Line: A stranger in the world below
Author: Charles Wesley



Instances (1 - 23 of 23)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Collection of Hymns, for the use of the United Brethren in Christ: taken from the most approved authors, and adapted to public and private worship #1054Page Scan
Family and Social Melodies #d4
Free Methodist Hymnal #d5
Hymnal of the Methodist Episcopal Church #1031Page Scan
Hymnal of the Methodist Episcopal Church #1031Page Scan
Hymns and Spiritual Songs for the use of Christians. 9th ed. #d5
Hymns and Spiritual Songs for the Use of Christians. 8th ed. #d5
Hymns for Social Worship: collected from various authors #142Page Scan
Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Rev. ed. #927Page Scan
New Hymn and Tune book: an Offering of Praise for the Methodist Episcopal Church #61dPage Scan
New Hymn and Tune Book: an Offering of Praise for the Use of the African M. E. Zion Church of America #61dPage Scan
Plymouth Collection of Hymns and Tunes; for the use of Christian Congregations #1273Page Scan
Revival Hymns ... with a Supplement. 2nd ed. #d5
Songs of Jesus #d3
The Advent Christian Hymnal #d7
The American Hymn and Tune Book #d4
The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book: being "The Plymouth Collection" enlarged and adapted to the use of Baptist churches #1273Page Scan
The Clifton Chapel Collection of "Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs": for public, social and family worship and private devotions at the Sanitarium, Clifton Springs, N. Y. #443Page Scan
The Harp #736Page Scan
The Heart and Voice: or, Songs of Praise for the Sanctuary: hymn and tune book, designed for congregational singing in the Methodist Episcopal Church, and for congregations generally #135aPage Scan
The Hymn Book of the Free Methodist Church #728Page Scan
The Wesleyan Methodist Hymnal #d5
Worship in Song: a selection of hymns and tunes for the Service of the Sanctuary #545Page Scan
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