Abba, Father, hear thy child

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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A Selection of Spiritual Songs: with music for the Church and the Choir #644

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African Methodist Episcopal hymn and tune book: adapted to the doctrine and usages of the church. #52b

Calvary Selection of Spiritual Songs with Music for the Church and the Choir #d8

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Hymnal of the Methodist Episcopal Church #440

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Hymnal of the Methodist Episcopal Church #440

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Hymns for the Church of Christ (3rd thousand) #509

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Hymns for the Church of Christ. (6th thousand) #509

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Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Rev. ed. #467

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Psalms and Hymns and Spiritual Songs: a manual of worship for the church of Christ #893

Sacred Songs for Church and Home #d2

Songs for the Sanctuary, or Hymns and Tunes for Christian Worship #828

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Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #828

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Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian worship #828

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Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #828

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Songs for the Sanctuary; or Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Baptist Ed.) #828

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Songs for the Sanctuary; or, Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Words only) #828

Songs of Joy and Gladness No. 2 #d1

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Songs of the Church: or, hymns and tunes for Christian worship #1068

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The Calvary Selection of Spiritual Songs: with music for use in social meetings. #358

The Chapel Hymn Book #d6

The Church of God Selection of Spiritual Songs for the Church and Choir #d8

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The Epworth Hymnal No. 2 #86

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The Hymn Book of the Free Methodist Church #451

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The New Baptist Psalmist and Tune Book: for churches and Sunday-schools #183

The Southern Psalmist #d7

The Southern Psalmist. New ed. #d9

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