Come, guilty souls, and flee away

Come, guilty souls, and flee away

Author: Joseph Humphreys
Published in 24 hymnals

Author: Joseph Humphreys

Humphreys, Joseph, son of Asher Humphreys, minister at Burford, Oxfordshire, was born at Burford, Oct. 28, 1720, and educated at a grammar school at Fairford, and at an academy for the training of young men for the ministry in London. From the latter he was expelled, Dec. 25, 1739, because of his attachment to Whitefield. For a short time he associated with the Wesleys, but eventually joined G. Whitefield, and subsequently preached at Bristol, London, and Deptford. He died in London (date unknown), and was buried in the Moravian Cemetery at Chelsea. He was a contributor to Whitefield's Christian History (1741-1748), 1742, &c, and published, 1742, An Account of Joseph Humphreys's Experiences, &c. As a hymnwriter he is not widely known. His… Go to person page >

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First Line: Come, guilty souls, and flee away
Author: Joseph Humphreys

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A Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs from the Best Authors #d37

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Dupuy's Hymns and Spiritual Songs (Rev. corr. and enl.) #204

Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Selected and Original. 7th ed. #d74

Hymns, Psalms, and Spiritual Songs, including Some Never Before in Print #d62

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New Select Hymns: designed to accompany Watts' Psalms & Hymns #166

Revival Hymns. 4th ed. #d21

The Baptist Hymn Book, in Two Parts #d91

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The Baptist Hymn Book: original and selected: in two parts #512

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The Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts #1094a

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