Now, even now, I yield, I yield

Now, even now, I yield, I yield

Author: Charles Wesley
Published in 39 hymnals

Representative Text

1 Now, even now, I yield, I yield
With all my sins to part:
Jesus, speak my pardon seal'd,
And purify my heart!
Purge thy love of sin away,
Then I into nothing fall:
Thin I see the prefect day,
And Christ is all in all.

2 Jesu, now our hearts inspire
With that pure love of thine;
Kindle now the heavenly fire
To brighten and refine:
Purify our faith like gold:
All the dross of sin remove;
Melt our spirits down, and mould
Into thy perfect love.

Source: A Pocket hymn-book, designed as a constant companion for the pious: collected from various authors (11th ed.) #CCLXIII

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: Now, even now, I yield, I yield
Author: Charles Wesley
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain

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A Collection of Hymns Adapted to the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church #d395

A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social and Domestic Worship #d576

A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social and Domestic Worship #d578

A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social, and Domestic Worship #d578

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A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social, and Domestic Worship #499

A Collection of Hymns for the use of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Rev. with a Supplement #d410

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A Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church #326

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A Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church #326

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A Collection of Hymns, for the Use of the People Called Methodists, with a Supplement #414

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A Collection of Hymns, for the use of the United Brethren in Christ #321

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A Collection of Hymns #326

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A Collection of Hymns #410

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A Pocket hymn-book, designed as a constant companion for the pious #CCLXIII

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A Pocket Hymn-book #263

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A Pocket Hymn-Book #CCLXIII

A Prayer Meeting and Revival Hymn Book . 27th ed. #d310

A Prayer Meeting and Revival Hymn Book. 5th ed. #d200

Hymn Book of the Holiness Movement Church #d349

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Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Rev. ed. #544

Methodist Hymn and Tune Book #d543

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Methodist Hymn-Book #544

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New Hymn and Tune book #41f

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New Hymn and Tune Book #41f

Pocket Hymn Book of the Methodist Episcopal Church #d174

Pocket Hymn Book, Designed as a Constant Companion. 25th ed. #d172

Spiritual Melodies #d212

Spiritual Melodies. Enl. & impr. ed. #d250

The African Methodist Episcopal Church Hymn Book #d296

The American Hymn and Tune Book #d524

The Chapel Hymn Book #d253

The Good Old Songs #d387

The Good Old Songs #55

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The Heart and Voice #103c

The Methodist Pocket Hymn Book. 35th ed. #d186

The Methodist Pocket Hymn Book. Rev. #d188

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The Methodist Pocket Hymn-book, revised and improved #CXXVII

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