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Eternal Sovereign, Lord of all

Eternal Sovereign, Lord of all

Author: Samuel Medley
Published in 13 hymnals

Author: Samuel Medley

Medley, Samuel, born June 23, 1738, at Cheshunt, Herts, where his father kept a school. He received a good education; but not liking the business to which he was apprenticed, he entered the Royal Navy. Having been severely wounded in a battle with the French fleet off Port Lagos, in 1759, he was obliged to retire from active service. A sermon by Dr. Watts, read to him about this time, led to his conversion. He joined the Baptist Church in Eagle Street, London, then under the care of Dr. Gifford, and shortly afterwards opened a school, which for several years he conducted with great success. Having begun to preach, he received, in 1767, a call to become pastor of the Baptist church at Watford. Thence, in 1772, he removed to Byrom Street, Liv… Go to person page >

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First Line: Eternal Sovereign, Lord of all
Author: Samuel Medley

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Instances

Instances (1 - 13 of 13)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Collection of Hymns, Selected from Sundry Poets, Together with a Number of New Poems, Never Before Published #d8
A Collection of Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs: with the music of Mason's Sacred Harp and Missouri Harmony adapted #397Page Scan
A New Selection of Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs: from the best authors; designed for the use of conference meetings, private circles, and congregations (21st ed. with an appendix) #130Page Scan
A Selection of Hymns, from the Best Authors, Designed as a Supplement to Dr. Watts' Psalms and Hymns #d150
Christian Hymnal #d92
Church Hymnal, Third Edition #367
Hymns of Grace and Truth #77Page Scan
Hymns of Grace and Truth. 2nd ed. #d66
The Baptist Hymn Book: original and selected: in two parts #375Page Scan
The Latest Collection of Original and Select Hymns and Spiritual Songs #77Page Scan
The Primitive Baptist Hymnal: a choice collection of hymns and tunes of early and late composition #99Page Scan
The Southern Psalmist #d188
The Southern Psalmist. New ed. #d195
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