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Jesus, seek thy wandering sheep

Jesus, seek thy wandering sheep

Author: Charles Wesley
Published in 13 hymnals

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, seek thy wandering sheep
Author: Charles Wesley



Instances (1 - 13 of 13)

Apples of Gold in Pictures of Silver #d132

Gospel Hymn and Tune Book #d197

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Hymnal of the Presbyterian Church #394

Hymns of Salvation #d62

Songs and Praises for Revivals, Sunday Schools, Singing Schools, and General Church Work #d47

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The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book for Public Worship #828

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The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book, for Public Worship #295.828

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The Baptist Hymn Book #828

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The Sabbath Hymn and Tune Book #386b

The Sabbath Hymn Book. Baptist ed. #d514

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The Sabbath School Hymn and Tune Book #77

The Victory #d185

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The Wreath of Gems #57

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