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Lord, Teach Us to Pray

Jesus, thou sovereign Lord of all

Author: Charles Wesley
Tune: ST. WERBURGH (Dykes)
Published in 31 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 >

Text Information

First Line: Jesus, thou sovereign Lord of all
Title: Lord, Teach Us to Pray
Author: Charles Wesley
Meter: 8.8.8.8.8.8
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain

Tune

ST. WERBURGH (Dykes)

Werburh or W√¶rburh (also known as Werburgh and Werburga) (d. 3 February 699 at Trentham) is an English saint and the patron saint of Chester. She was born at Stone (now in Staffordshire), and was the daughter of King Wulfhere of Mercia (himself the Christian son of the pagan King Penda of Mercia) a…

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A Collection of Hymns Adapted to the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church #d303

A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social and Domestic Worship #d445

A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social and Domestic Worship #d446

A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social, and Domestic Worship #d444

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A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social, and Domestic Worship #913

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A Collection of Hymns for the use of the African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church in America #552

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A Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church #145

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A Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church #145

A Collection of Hymns for the use of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Rev. with a Supplement #d314

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A Collection of Hymns, for the Use of the People Called Methodists, with a Supplement #294

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A Collection of Hymns, for the use of the United Brethren in Christ #500

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A Collection of Hymns #L283

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A Collection of Hymns #145

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A Collection of Hymns #293

Hymn Book of the Holiness Movement Church #d269

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Hymn Book of the Methodist Protestant Church. (2nd ed.) #372

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Hymn book of the Methodist Protestant Church. (4th ed.) #372

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Hymns for Christian Melody #670

Hymns for Sunday Schools, Selected from Various Authoors #d116

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Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Rev. ed. #552

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Hymns selected from various authors #253

Methodist Hymn and Tune Book #d421

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Methodist Hymn-Book #379

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New Hymn and Tune book #275b

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New Hymn and Tune Book #275b

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The Heart and Voice #259d

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The Hymn Book of the African Methodist Episcopal Church #911

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The Hymn Book of the Free Methodist Church #494

The Methodist Hymn-Book with Tunes #534

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The Wesleyan Sacred Harp #269

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