Jesus the heavenly lover gave

Jesus the heavenly lover gave

Author: John Fawcett
Published in 28 hymnals

Author: John Fawcett

Fawcett, John, D.D., was born Jan. 6, 1739 or 1740, at Lidget Green, near Bradford, Yorks. Converted at the age of sixteen under the ministry of G. Whitefield, he at first joined the Methodists, but three years later united with the Baptist Church at Bradford. Having begun to preach he was, in 1765, ordained Baptist minister at Wainsgate, near Hebden Bridge, Yorks. In 1772 he was invited to London, to succeed the celebrated Dr. J. Gill, as pastor of Carter's Lane; the invitation had been formally accepted, the farewell sermon at Wainsgate had been preached and the wagons loaded with his goods for removal, when the love and tears of his attached people prevailed and he decided to remain. In 1777 a new chapel was built for him at Hebden Bridg… Go to person page >

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First Line: Jesus the heavenly lover gave
Author: John Fawcett

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A Collection of Hymns & Spiritual Songs, for Public and Family Worship #d72

A New and Beautiful Collection of Select Hymns and Spiritual Songs #d167

Church Hymn Book . 3rd ed. #d268

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Dupuy's Hymns and Spiritual Songs (Rev. corr. and enl.) #S106

Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Selected and Original. 7th ed. #d242

The Baptist Hymn Book, in Two Parts #d296

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The Baptist Hymn Book: original and selected: in two parts #108

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The Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts #877

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