O why did my Savior leave

O why did my Savior leave

Author: Charles Wesley
Tune: BLACKBOURNE
Published in 31 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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First Line: O why did my Savior leave
Author: Charles Wesley

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Instances (1 - 31 of 31)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Collection of Hymns Adapted to the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church #d470
A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social and Domestic Worship #d659
A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social and Domestic Worship #d663
A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social, and Domestic Worship #d662
A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social, and Domestic Worship #454Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns for the Use of the African Methodist Episcopal Church in America #d280
A Collection of Hymns for the use of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Rev. with a Supplement #d478
A Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church: principally from the collection of Rev. John Wesley, M. A., late fellow of Lincoln College, Oxford; with... (Rev. & corr.) #97Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church: Principally from the Collection of the Rev. John Wesley. M. A. #97Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns for the Use of the United Brethren in Christ #d272
A Collection of Hymns for the use of the Wesleyan Methodist Connection of America #d403
A Collection of Hymns, for the use of the United Brethren in Christ: taken from the most approved authors, and adapted to public and private worship #538Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns, for the use of the Wesleyan Methodist Connection of America. #423Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns: for the use of the Methodist Episcopal Church, principally from the collection of the Rev. John Wesley, A. M., late fellow of Lincoln College..(Rev. and corr. with a supplement) #97Page Scan
A Selection of Hymns ... Supplement to the Methodist Pocket Hymn Book. 1st ed #d214
A Selection of Hymns from Various Authors, Designed as a Supplement to the Methodist Pocket Hymn Book. 3rd ed. #d217
Compilation of Hymns for the Use of the Churches of the Christian Union #d551
Hymn Book of the Holiness Movement Church #d404
Hymn Book of the Methodist Protestant Church #464Page Scan
Hymn Book of the Methodist Protestant Church. (11th ed.) #464Page Scan
Hymn Book of the Methodist Protestant Church. (2nd ed.) #794Page Scan
Hymn book of the Methodist Protestant Church. (4th ed.) #794Page Scan
Hymns for the Use of the African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church. Impr. ed. #d379
Hymns for the Use of the Brethren in Christ #d375
Methodist Hymn and Tune Book #d634
Revival Hymns ... with a Supplement. 2nd ed. #d216
The African Methodist Episcopal Church Hymn Book #d340
The Good Old Songs #d433
The Reformed Methodist Pocket Hymnal: Revised: collected from various authors. Designed for the worship of God in all Christian churches. #I.39Page Scan
The Sacred Lyre #d221
The Social Harp #218a



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