Father, by saints on earth adored

Father, by saints on earth adored

Author: Charles Wesley
Published in 8 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 >

Text Information

First Line: Father, by saints on earth adored
Author: Charles Wesley

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 8 of 8)

Church Melodies, a Collection of Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs #d260

Prayers for the Use of Families with a Selection of Hymns #d28

The Social Harp. Rev. #d105

The Social Harp: Comprising the Richest Variety of Spiritual Songs ... #d84

Suggestions or corrections? Contact us



Advertisements