Enlisted into the cause of sin

Enlisted into the cause of sin

Author: Charles Wesley
Tune: BRETHREN SING
Published in 24 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: Enlisted into the cause of sin
Author: Charles Wesley

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A Selection of Psalms and Hymns: done under the appointment of the Philadelphian Association (4th ed.) #A4

Camp Meeting Hymn Book #d42

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Dupuy's Hymns and Spiritual Songs (Rev. corr. and enl.) #S55

Hymns and Spiritual Songs for the use of Christians. 9th ed. #d53

Hymns and Spiritual Songs for the Use of Christians. 8th ed. #d50

Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Selected and Original. 7th ed. #d121

Linden Harp #d24

Pilgrim Songster #d27

Pilgrim's Songster #d24

The Christian Harmony #d42

The Sacred Songster. 5th ed. #d45

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