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Before the Father's awful throne Our High-Priest lifts his

Before the Father's awful throne Our High-Priest lifts his

Author: Charles Wesley
Published in 6 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: Before the Father's awful throne Our High-Priest lifts his
Author: Charles Wesley

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A Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Protestant Church of the United Brethren. (New and Rev. ed.) #394Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Protestant Church of the United Brethren. Rev. ed. #d54
A Collection of Hymns, for the Use of the Protestant Church of the United Brethren. New and Revised ed. #452Page Scan
Offices of Worship and Hymns: with tunes, 3rd ed., revised and enlarged #670Page Scan
The Liturgy and Hymns of the American Province of the Unitas Fratrum #201Page Scan
The Liturgy and the Office of Worship and Hymns of the American Province of the Unitas Fratrum, or the Moravian Church #670Page Scan



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