Hear, gracious God [Lord], a sinner's cry

Hear, gracious God [Lord], a sinner's cry

Author: Samuel Medley
Published in 15 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: Hear, gracious God [Lord], a sinner's cry
Author: Samuel Medley

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Hymns and Songs of Praise for Public and Social Worship #482

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Hymns for the Sanctuary and Social Worship: with tunes #499

Hymns of Salvation #d44

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Songs of Praise: a selection of standard hymns and tunes for the Sunday-shcools and social meetings #131

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The Baptist Hymn Book: original and selected: in two parts #740

The Book of Praise #d117

The Gospel Praise Book #d161

The Service of Song for Baptist Churches #d311

The Service of Song for Baptist Churches #d192

The Vestry Hymn and Tune Book #d151

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