O love, thy sovereign aid impart

O love, thy sovereign aid impart

Author: John Wesley
Published in 15 hymnals

Author: John Wesley

John Wesley, the son of Samuel, and brother of Charles Wesley, was born at Epworth, June 17, 1703. He was educated at the Charterhouse, London, and at Christ Church, Oxford. He became a Fellow of Lincoln College, Oxford, and graduated M.A. in 1726. At Oxford, he was one of the small band consisting of George Whitefield, Hames Hervey, Charles Wesley, and a few others, who were even then known for their piety; they were deridingly called "Methodists." After his ordination he went, in 1735, on a mission to Georgia. The mission was not successful, and he returned to England in 1738. From that time, his life was one of great labour, preaching the Gospel, and publishing his commentaries and other theological works. He died in London, in 17… Go to person page >

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First Line: O love, thy sovereign aid impart
Author: John Wesley

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Instances (1 - 15 of 15)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Every Sabbath: a new collection of music adapted to the wants and capacities of Sunday-schools, the home circle and devotional gatherings #138dPage Scan
Free Methodist Hymnal #d456
Hymn Book of the United Evangelical Church #259Page Scan
Hymn-Book of the Evangelical Association #338Page Scan
Hymnal of the Methodist Episcopal Church #462Page Scan
Hymnal of the Methodist Episcopal Church #462Page Scan
Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Rev. ed. #821Page Scan
New Hymn and Tune book: an Offering of Praise for the Methodist Episcopal Church #141ePage Scan
New Hymn and Tune Book: an Offering of Praise for the Use of the African M. E. Zion Church of America #141ePage Scan
The American Hymn and Tune Book #d576
The Evangelical Hymn and Tune Book #d533
The Harp #573Page Scan
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 #19cPage Scan
The Hymn Book of the Free Methodist Church #647Page Scan
The Wesleyan Methodist Hymnal #d408
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