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Praise to the Son

O for a thousand seraph tongues

Author: Charles Wesley
Tune: DEVIZES (Tucker)
Published in 20 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 >

Text Information

First Line: O for a thousand seraph tongues
Title: Praise to the Son
Author: Charles Wesley
Meter: 8.6.8.6
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain

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A Collection of Hymns for the use of the African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church in America #898

A New Book of Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal and Other Churches #d177

A. M. E. C. Hymnal #222

A.M.E. Hymnal #d269

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African Methodist Episcopal hymn and tune book #29

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Hymnal #29

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Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Rev. ed. #898

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New Hymn and Tune book #37c

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New Hymn and Tune Book #37c

Supplement to Watts #d300

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The African Methodist Episcopal Hymn and Tune Book #29

The American Hymn and Tune Book #d543

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The Heart and Voice #88c

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The Hymn Book of the African Methodist Episcopal Church #232

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The Psalmist #351

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The Psalmist #351

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The Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs of the Rev. Isaac Watts, D. D. #D472

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The Tribute of praise and Methodist Protestant Hymn Book. #283

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The Tribute of Praise #283

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The Tribute of Praise #283

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