All praise to the Lamb, accepted I am

All praise to the Lamb, accepted I am

Author: Charles Wesley
Published in 33 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: All praise to the Lamb, accepted I am
Author: Charles Wesley

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All praise to the Lamb! Accepted I am. C. Wesley. [Assurance.] Appeared in his Hymns and Sacred Poems, 1759, vol. i., No. 130, in 18 st. of 3 1. It is not in common use as a whole; but at i., iii., v., and vi., slightly altered, are sometimes found as in the American Hymn Book of the Evangelical Association, Cleveland, Ohio, 1882, No. 326. Orig. text in Poetical Works, 1868-72, vol. v. p. 25. The well-known passage:—
"Not a cloud doth arise To darken the skies, Or hide for a moment my Lord from my eyes:"
which reads in the original, "Not a doubt" &c, is st. v. of this hymn. -- John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology (1907)

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A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social and Domestic Worship #d20

A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social and Domestic Worship #d20

A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social, and Domestic Worship #d20

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A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social, and Domestic Worship #485

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Hymn and Tune Book of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South (Round Note Ed.) #404

Hymn Book of the Holiness Movement Church #d13

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Hymn Book of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South #404

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Hymn Book of the United Evangelical Church #274

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Hymn-Book of the Evangelical Association #326

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Hymnal of the Methodist Episcopal Church #454

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Hymnal of the Methodist Episcopal Church #454

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Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Rev. ed. #458

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Hymns of the Church Militant #345

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Joy to the World: or, sacred songs for gospel meetings #110

Jubilant Voices #d6

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Life-Time Hymns #23a

Methodist Hymn and Tune Book #d20

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Methodist Hymn-Book #788

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New Hymn and Tune book: an Offering of Praise for the Methodist Episcopal Church #388a

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Offices of Worship and Hymns: with tunes, 3rd ed., revised and enlarged #1422

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Redeemer's Praise: for the Sunday-school, church and family #126a

Spiritual Melodies #d14

Spiritual Melodies. Enl. & impr. ed. #d15

The Evangelical Hymn and Tune Book #d10

The Green Hill #d2

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The Hymn Book of the Free Methodist Church #405

The Imperial Harmony #d7

The Thanksgiving #d4

The Victory #d8

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