O for a thousand seraph tongues

O for a thousand seraph tongues

Author: Charles Wesley
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Published in 18 hymnals

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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Author: Charles Wesley

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A New Book of Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal and Other Churches #d177
A. M. E. C. Hymnal #222
African Methodist Episcopal hymn and tune book: adapted to the doctrine and usages of the church. #29Page Scan
Hymnal Adapted to the Doctrines and Usages of the African Methodist Episcopal Church. Revised Edition #29Page Scan
Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Rev. ed. #898Page Scan
New Hymn and Tune book: an Offering of Praise for the Methodist Episcopal Church #37cPage Scan
New Hymn and Tune Book: an Offering of Praise for the Use of the African M. E. Zion Church of America #37cPage Scan
Supplement to Watts: a Selection of More than Five Hundred Hymns, from the Most Approved Authors on a Great Variety of Subjects ... #d300
The African Methodist Episcopal Hymn and Tune Book: adapted to the doctrines and usages of the church (6th ed.) #29Page Scan
The American Hymn and Tune Book #d543
The Heart and Voice: or, Songs of Praise for the Sanctuary: hymn and tune book, designed for congregational singing in the Methodist Episcopal Church, and for congregations generally #88cPage Scan
The Psalmist: a new collection of hymns for the use of Baptist churches; with a supplement #351Page Scan
The Psalmist: a New Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Baptist Churches #351Page Scan
The Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs of the Rev. Isaac Watts, D. D.: to which are added select hymns, from other authors; and directions for musical expression (New ed.) #D472Page Scan
The Richard Allen A.M.E. Hymnal, with Responsive Scripture Readings. Rev. #d269
The Tribute of praise and Methodist Protestant Hymn Book. #283Page Scan
The Tribute of Praise: a collection of hymns and tunes for public and social worship, and for the use in the family circle and Sabbath school #283Page Scan
The Tribute of Praise: a collection of hymns and tunes for public and social worship, and for use in the family circle #283Page Scan
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