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No gospel like this feast

Author: Elizabeth R. Charles

Charles, Elizabeth, née Rundle, is the author of numerous and very popular works intended to popularize the history of early Christian life in Great Britain; of Luther and his times; of Wesley and his work; the struggles of English civil wars; and kindred subjects as embodied in the Chronicles of the Schönherg-Cotta Family, the Diary of Kitty Trevelyan, &c, was born at Tavistock, Devonshire, Her father was John Rundle, M.P., and her husband, Andrew Paton Charles, Barrister-at-Law. Mrs. Charles has made some valuable contributions to hymnology, including original hymns and translations from the Latin and German. These were given in her:— (1) The Voice of Christian Life in Song; or, Hymns and Hymn-writers of Many Lands and Ages, 1858; (2… Go to person page >

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First Line: No gospel like this feast
Author: Elizabeth R. Charles
Copyright: Public Domain

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No Gospel like this Feast. Elizabeth Charles, née Rundle. [Holy Communion.] Published in her The Three Wakings and Other Poems, 1859, p. 149. It has passed into a large number of hymnals, including the Universal Hymn Book, 1885, the American Laudes Domini, 1884, and others.

--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology (1907)

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Elim; or Hymns of Holy Refreshment #d70

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Hymnal of the Methodist Episcopal Church #843

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Hymnal of the Methodist Episcopal Church #843

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Hymns for the Church on Earth #109

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Hymns of the Higher Life #158

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Laudes Domini #998

The Mission Hymnal #d95

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The New Laudes Domini #1046

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