My soul, arise in [with] joyful lays

My soul, arise in [with] joyful lays

Author: Samuel Medley
Published in 11 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: My soul, arise in [with] joyful lays
Author: Samuel Medley

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A Collection of Evangelical Hymns #d108

A Collection of Hymns & Spiritual Songs, for Public and Family Worship #d87

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A New Selection of Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs #290

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A Selection of Hymns & Psalms #232

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A Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs #H.CCCXVII

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A Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs #H.CCCXVII

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Baptist Hymn Book #a494

The Baptist Hymn Book, in Two Parts #d379

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The Baptist Hymn Book #494

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