Jesu, dear redeeming Lord, Magnify thy dying word

Jesu, dear redeeming Lord, Magnify thy dying word

Author: Charles Wesley
Published in 13 hymnals

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1 Jesu, dear, redeeming Lord,
Magnify thy dying word,
In thine ordinance appear,
Come, and meet thy followers here.

2 In the rite thou hast enjoin'd,
Let us now our Saviour find,
Drink thy blood for sinners shed,
Taste thee in the broken bread.

3 Thou our faithful hearts prepare,
Thou thy pardoning grace declare,
Thou that hast for sinners died,
Shew thyself the crucified!

4 All the power of sin remove,
Fill us with thy perfect love,
Stamp us with the stamp divine,
Seal our souls for ever thine.


Source: A Pocket hymn book, designed as a constant companion for the pious: collected from various authors #CCXXIX

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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First Line: Jesu, dear redeeming Lord, Magnify thy dying word
Author: Charles Wesley
Copyright: Public Domain

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Pocket Hymn Book of the Methodist Episcopal Church #d115

Pocket Hymn Book, Designed as a Constant Companion. 25th ed. #d116

The African Methodist Episcopal Church Hymn Book #d202

The Methodist Pocket Hymn Book. 35th ed. #d122

The Methodist Pocket Hymn Book. Rev. #d124

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The Methodist Pocket Hymn-book, revised and improved #CCXCVII

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