Let us join, 'tis as God commands

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 us join, 'tis as God commands
Author: Charles Wesley

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HENDON

HENDON was composed by Henri A. Cesar Malan (b. Geneva, Switzerland, 1787; d. Vandoeuvres, Switzerland, 1864) and included in a series of his own hymn texts and tunes that he began to publish in France in 1823, and which ultimately became his great hymnal Chants de Sion (1841). HENDON is thought to…

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African Methodist Episcopal hymn and tune book: adapted to the doctrine and usages of the church. #458

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Hymn Book of the Methodist Protestant Church. (2nd ed.) #432

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Hymn book of the Methodist Protestant Church. (4th ed.) #432

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Hymnal Adapted to the Doctrines and Usages of the African Methodist Episcopal Church. Revised Edition #458

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Hymns for the Church of Christ (3rd thousand) #503

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