Jesus, my life, thyself apply

Jesus, my life, thyself apply

Author: Charles Wesley
Published in 68 hymnals

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1 Jesus, my life, thyself apply;
Thy Holy Spirit breathe;
My vile affections crucify;
Conform me to thy death.

2 Conqu'ror of hell and earth and sin,
Still with the rebel strive:
Enter my soul and work within,
And kill, and make alive.

3 Reign in me, Lord; thy foes control,
Who would not own thy sway;
Diffuse thine image through my soul;
Shine to the perfect day.

Source: The Voice of Praise: a collection of hymns for the use of the Methodist Church #470

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: Jesus, my life, thyself apply
Author: Charles Wesley
Copyright: Public Domain

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A Collection of Hymns Adapted to the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church #d277

A Collection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Generally Used at Camp and Prayer Meetings #d110

A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social and Domestic Worship #d419

A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social and Domestic Worship #d420

A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social, and Domestic Worship #d419

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A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social, and Domestic Worship #535

A Collection of Hymns for the Use of the African Methodist Episcopal Church in America #d174

A Collection of Hymns for the use of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Rev. with a Supplement #d289

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A Collection of Hymns, for the Use of the People Called Methodists, with a Supplement #347

A Prayer Meeting and Revival Hymn Book . 27th ed. #d237

A Prayer Meeting and Revival Hymn Book. 5th ed. #d148

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A Selection of Hymns for Worship (2nd ed.) #152

Church Hymn Book . 3rd ed. #d256

Compilation of Hymns for the Use of the Churches of the Christian Union #d365

Free Methodist Hymnal #d309

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Hymn and Tune Book of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South (Round Note Ed.) #441

Hymn Book of the Holiness Movement Church #d246

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Hymn Book of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South #441

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Hymn Book of the Methodist Protestant Church #375

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Hymn Book of the Methodist Protestant Church. (11th ed.) #375

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Hymn Book of the Methodist Protestant Church. (2nd ed.) #694

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Hymn book of the Methodist Protestant Church. (4th ed.) #694

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Hymnal of the Methodist Episcopal Church #519

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Hymnal of the Methodist Episcopal Church #519

Hymns for the Use of the African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church. Impr. ed. #d238

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Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Rev. ed. #532

Methodist Hymn and Tune Book #d393

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Methodist Hymn-Book #576

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Pentecostal Hymns No. 1 #50

Pocket Hymn Book of the Methodist Episcopal Church #d128

Pocket Hymn Book, Designed as a Constant Companion. 25th ed. #d130

Songs of Joy and Gladness No. 2 #d98

Sunlit Songs #d67

The African Methodist Episcopal Church Hymn Book #d216

The American Hymn and Tune Book #d370

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The Centenary Singer: a collection of hymns and tunes popular during the last one hundred years #167

The Chapel Hymn Book #d190

The Chilton Music for Standard Hymns #d57

The Church Hymn Book #d493

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The Hymn Book of the Free Methodist Church #458

The Methodist Pocket Hymn Book. 35th ed. #d132

The Methodist Pocket Hymn Book. Rev. #d135

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The Tribute of praise and Methodist Protestant Hymn Book. #297

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The Voice of Praise: a collection of hymns for the use of the Methodist Church #470

The Wesleyan Methodist Hymnal #d275

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