Pleading For Restoring Grace

O 'tis enough, my God, my God

Author: Charles Wesley
Published in 21 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 'tis enough, my God, my God
Title: Pleading For Restoring Grace
Author: Charles Wesley
Meter: 8.8.8.8.8.8
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain

Notes

O 'tis enough, my God, my God. C. Wesley. [Penitence and Pardon.] Given inHymns on God's Everlasting Love, 1741, No. 9, in 11 stanzas of 6 lines (Poetical Works, 1868-72, vol. iii. p. 18). In the Wesleyan Hymn Book, 1780, Nos. 163 and 164 were included therefrom, the first being stanzas i.-iii., and the second, "O God, if Thou art love indeed," stanzas viii.-xi. These hymns have been repeated in other collections. In the first number of the Arminian Magazine, 1778, stanzas i.-ix. were given with the title "Salvation depends not on Absolute Decrees." This title is somewhat defiant, when we remember that Toplady's Gospel Magazine was in course of issue at the same time.

--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology (1907)

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Instances (1 - 21 of 21)

A Collection of Hymns Adapted to the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church #d467

A Collection of Hymns for the Use of the African Methodist Episcopal Church in America #d279

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A Collection of Hymns for the use of the African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church in America #862

A Collection of Hymns for the use of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Rev. with a Supplement #d475

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A Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church #95

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A Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church #95

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A Collection of Hymns, for the Use of the People Called Methodists, with a Supplement #170

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A Collection of Hymns #L167

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A Collection of Hymns #95

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A Collection of Hymns #169

A Selection of Hymns ... Supplement to the Methodist Pocket Hymn Book. 1st ed #d213

Hymns for the Use of the African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church. Impr. ed. #d377

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Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Rev. ed. #862

Methodist Hymn and Tune Book #d627

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Methodist Hymn-Book #322

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New Hymn and Tune book #283d

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New Hymn and Tune Book #283d

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The Heart and Voice #271c

The Victory #d293

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