Lamb of God, who thee receive

Lamb of God, who thee receive

Author: John Wesley
Tune: HOLLEY
Published in 20 hymnals

Author: John Wesley

John Wesley, the son of Samuel, and brother of Charles Wesley, was born at Epworth, June 17, 1703. He was educated at the Charterhouse, London, and at Christ Church, Oxford. He became a Fellow of Lincoln College, Oxford, and graduated M.A. in 1726. At Oxford, he was one of the small band consisting of George Whitefield, Hames Hervey, Charles Wesley, and a few others, who were even then known for their piety; they were deridingly called "Methodists." After his ordination he went, in 1735, on a mission to Georgia. The mission was not successful, and he returned to England in 1738. From that time, his life was one of great labour, preaching the Gospel, and publishing his commentaries and other theological works. He died in London, in 17… Go to person page >

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Author: John Wesley

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A Selection of Psalms and Hymns for ... Diocese of Nova Scotia. 3rd ed. #d182

A Selection of Psalms and Hymns for the Use of the Diocese of Nova Scotia. 3rd ed. #d184

Additional Hymns, Designed as a Supplement to Dwight's Psalms & Hymns #d100

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Devotional hymns: selected for public and social worship #172

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Hymn Book of the Methodist Protestant Church. (2nd ed.) #408

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Hymn book of the Methodist Protestant Church. (4th ed.) #408

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Hymnal and Liturgies of the Moravian Church #435

Massachusetts Sabbath School Hymn Book #d97

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The Liturgy and Hymns of the American Province of the Unitas Fratrum #320

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