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)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Apples of Gold in Pictures of Silver #d132
Gospel Hymns and Tune Book #d197
Hymnal of the Presbyterian Church #394Page Scan
Hymns of Salvation #d62
Songs and Praises for Revivals, Sunday Schools, Singing Schools, and General Church Work #d47
The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book for Public Worship #828Page Scan
The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book, for Public Worship #295.828Page Scan
The Baptist Hymn Book #828Page Scan
The Sabbath Hymn and Tune Book: for the service of song in the house of the Lord #386bPage Scan
The Sabbath Hymn Book. Baptist ed. #d514
The Sabbath School Hymn and Tune Book: selected from the Sabbath hymn and tune book #77Page Scan
The Victory #d185
The Wreath of Gems: or strictly favorite songs and tunes for the Sunday School, and for general use in public and social worship #57Page Scan
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