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Glory to thee, thou righteous God

Glory to thee, thou righteous God

Author: Charles Wesley
Published in 8 hymnals

Full Text

1 Glory to thee, thou righteous God;
Righteous, yet kind to me;
For under thy paternal rod,
Paternal love I see.

2 Though humbled in the lowest deep,
Thy gracious hand I bless;
And, thinking of thy love, I weep
For my unfaithfulness.

3 Thou dost in tenderness chastise,
And graciously reprove:
My father!--all within me cries--
Thy ways are truth and love.


Source: The Voice of Praise: a collection of hymns for the use of the Methodist Church #621

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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Instances

Instances (1 - 8 of 8)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Collection of Hymns #401Page Scan
Hymns for Church and Home #388Page Scan
Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Rev. ed. #763Page Scan
New Hymn and Tune book: an Offering of Praise for the Methodist Episcopal Church #125fPage Scan
New Hymn and Tune Book: an Offering of Praise for the Use of the African M. E. Zion Church of America #125fPage Scan
The Church Hymn Book #d279
The Heart and Voice: or, Songs of Praise for the Sanctuary: hymn and tune book, designed for congregational singing in the Methodist Episcopal Church, and for congregations generally #185ePage Scan
The Voice of Praise: a collection of hymns for the use of the Methodist Church #621TextPage Scan



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