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The Freeness of the Gospel

How free and boundless is the grace

Author: Benjamin Beddome
Published in 28 hymnals

Representative Text

1 How free and boundless is the grace
Of our redeeming God,
Extending to the Greek and Jew,
And men of every blood!

2 The mightiest king and meanest slave,
May his rich mercy taste;
He bids the beggar and the prince,
Unto the gospel feast.

3 None are excluded thence, but those,
Who do themselves exclude;
Welcome the learned and polite,
The ignorant and rude.

4 Come then ye men of every name,
Of every rank and tongue;
What you are willing to receive,
Doth unto you belong.

Divine Hymns, or Spiritual Songs: for the use of religious assemblies and private Christians 1800

Author: Benjamin Beddome

Benjamin Beddome was born at Henley-in Arden, Warwickshire, January 23, 1717. His father was a Baptist minister. He studied at various places, and began preaching in 1740. He was pastor of a Baptist society at Bourton-on-the-Water, Gloucestershire, until his death in 1795. In 1770, he received the degree of M.A. from the Baptist College in Providence, Rhode Island. He published several discourses and hymns. "His hymns, to the number of 830, were published in 1818, with a recommendation from Robert Hall." Montgomery speaks of him as a "writer worthy of honour both for the quantity and the quality of his hymns." --Annotations of the Hymnal, Charles Hutchins, M.A. 1872.… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: How free and boundless is the grace
Title: The Freeness of the Gospel
Author: Benjamin Beddome
Language: English

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Instances (1 - 28 of 28)

A Baptist Hymn Book, Designed Especially for the Regular Baptist Church and All Lovers of Truth #d304

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A Choice Selection of Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs for the use of Christians #166

A Collection of Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs #d132

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A Collection of Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs #378

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A New Selection of Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs #258

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A Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs #H.CCXLIII

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A Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs #H.CCXLIII

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A Selection of Hymns from the Best Authors. #362

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Divine Hymns, or Spiritual Songs #16

Hymns, Psalms, and Spiritual Songs, including Some Never Before in Print #d134

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New Christian Hymn and Tune Book #216

Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs, 4th ed. #d79

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Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Original and Selected. (14th stereotype ed.) #S65

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Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Original and Selected. (7th ed.) #S197

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Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs #S65

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Sacred Poetry #32

The Baptist Harmony #d158

The Baptist Harmony #d159

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The Baptist Hymn Book #470

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The Christian Hymn Book #287

The Christian Hymnal #d276

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The Christian Hymnal #213

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The Christian hymnal #308

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The Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts #1080

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