Let children proclaim their Savior and King

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: Let children proclaim their Savior and King
Author: Charles Wesley

Tune

LYONS

LYONS, named for the French city Lyons, appeared with a reference to “Haydn” in volume 2 of William Gardiner’s (PHH 111) Sacred Melodies. However, the tune was never found in the works of Franz Joseph Haydn or those of his younger brother Johann Michael Haydn. Recent research revealed that the…

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Canadian Sabbath-School Hymn Book #56

Carmina for Social Worship #d138

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Carmina for the Sunday School and Social Worship #74

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Dew Drops of Sacred Song: gathered for the use of Sabbath schools #9b

Hymns for Children and Young Persons. First Am. from the London ed. #d76

Hymns for Schools and Families #d264

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Hymns for Schools and Families, Specailly Designed for the Children of the Church #394

Hymns for Sunday Schools, Selected from Various Authoors #d120

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Hymns for Sunday Schools, Youth and Children #146

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Hymns for Sunday Schools, Youth and Children #440

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Hymns for Sunday Schools, Youth, and Children #27

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Hymns for Sunday Schools, Youth, and Children #146

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Hymns for Sunday Schools, Youth, and Children #440

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Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Rev. ed. #S27

Hymns, Selected and Original, for Sunday Schools of the Evangelical Lutheran Church #d230

Little Children's Book #d53

Little Children's Book: for Schools and Families #d53

Melody for the Sunday School #d44

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Selection of Hymns for the Sunday School Union of the Methodist Episcopal Church #94

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Selection of Hymns for the Sunday School Union of the Methodist Episcopal Church #131

Sunday School Hymn Book #d230

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The Church and Sunday-School Hymnal #104

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