Lord, hear a burdened sinner mourn

Lord, hear a burdened sinner mourn

Author: Samuel Medley
Published in 26 hymnals

Author: Samuel Medley

Medley, Samuel, born June 23, 1738, at Cheshunt, Herts, where his father kept a school. He received a good education; but not liking the business to which he was apprenticed, he entered the Royal Navy. Having been severely wounded in a battle with the French fleet off Port Lagos, in 1759, he was obliged to retire from active service. A sermon by Dr. Watts, read to him about this time, led to his conversion. He joined the Baptist Church in Eagle Street, London, then under the care of Dr. Gifford, and shortly afterwards opened a school, which for several years he conducted with great success. Having begun to preach, he received, in 1767, a call to become pastor of the Baptist church at Watford. Thence, in 1772, he removed to Byrom Street, Liv… Go to person page >

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First Line: Lord, hear a burdened sinner mourn
Author: Samuel Medley

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A Collection of Evangelical Hymns #d97

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A Selection of Hymns, from the Best Authors #145

Conference Hymns, Selected and Original. 3rd ed. #d77

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Hymns and Spiritual Songs (New ed.) #152

Hymns of Zion #d125

Revival Melodies or Songs of Zion. Part II #d21

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Revival Melodies, or Songs of Zion. #II.55

Select Hymns #d262

Songs of Zion #d114

Songs of Zion. 8th ed. #d71

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The Baptist Hymn Book: original and selected: in two parts #744

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The Christian Melodist: a new collection of hymns for social religious worship #118

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The Young Christian's Companion #6

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