O Savior, welcome to my heart

O Savior, welcome to my heart

Author: Hugh Bourne
Tune: HOLMAN
Published in 33 hymnals

Author: Hugh Bourne

Bourne, Hugh, the principal founder of the Primitive Methodist Society, and the editor of their first hymn-books, was born at Fordhays, Stoke-on-Trent, April 3, 1772. His father, Joseph Bourne, a person in humble circumstances, was a member of the Church of England, whilst his mother belonged to the Wesleyan Society. His education, for his circumstances, was fairly good; and by earnest application to study he acquired some knowledge of Hebrew, Greek, and Latin. His mind was of a strongly devotional cast, and the Methodist movement of those days had such attractions for him that he joined himself thereto in 1709. The following year he went to reside near the Mow Cop Colliery, near Burslem, where he had secured an engagement. There, with two… Go to person page >

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First Line: O Savior, welcome to my heart
Author: Hugh Bourne

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O Saviour, welcome to my heart. This is the American form of the hymn, "Welcome, O Saviour, to my heart," given under Bourne, II., p. 165, ii., 20. --John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, Appendix, Part II (1907)

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A Selection of Hymns: designed as a supplement to the "psalms and hymns" of the Presbyterian church #154

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Church Pastorals, hymns and tunes for public and social worship #424

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Hymns and Tunes: for Public and Private Worship, and Sunday Schools #353

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Hymns for the Sanctuary and Social Worship: with tunes #644

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Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Rev. ed. #545

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Precious Gems No. l #92

Prison Hymn Book #d249

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Songs of Pilgrimage: a hymnal for the churches of Christ (2nd ed.) #356

The American Hymn and Tune Book #d583

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The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book for Public Worship #566

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The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book, for Public Worship #115.566

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The Baptist Hymn Book #566

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The Baptist Psalmody: a selection of hymns for the worship of God #520

The Chapel Hymn Book #d276

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The Christian Melodist: a new collection of hymns for social religious worship #182

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The Gospel Psalmist #454

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The Harp #563

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The Psalmist: a New Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Baptist Churches #557

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The Psalmody: a collection of hymns for public and social worship #458

The Southern Psalmist. New ed. #d646

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The Tribute of praise and Methodist Protestant Hymn Book. #179

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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 #179

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