God of eternal truth, and grace. C. Wesley. [Perfect Love.] This cento is thus composed:—
Stanzas i.-ii., Short Hymns, &c, vol. ii., No. 1376, Mich, vii. 20. Stanzas iii.-iv., Short Hymns, &c, vol. ii., No. 174, Matt. xv. 28. Stanzas v.-vi., Short Hymns, &c, vol. ii., No. 297, Mark ix. 23.
These Short Hymns, &c, were published at Bristol, 1762 (Poetical Works, 1868-72, vol. x.). This cento was included in the Wesleyan Hymn Book, 1780, No. 333, and is found in other collections.
--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology (1907)