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Oft when the waves of passion rise

Oft when the waves of passion rise

Author: Charles Wesley
Published in 14 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: Oft when the waves of passion rise
Author: Charles Wesley

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Book of Praise for the Sunday School #133[222]

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Christian Songs #258

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Hymns and Songs for Social and Sabbath Worship #426

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Hymns and Songs for Social and Sabbath Worship. (Rev. ed.) #426

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Hymns and Songs of Praise for Public and Social Worship #637

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Offices of Worship and Hymns #631

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Plymouth Collection of Hymns and Tunes; for the use of Christian Congregations #868

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Revival Hymns #220

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The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book #868

The Book of Worship #d407

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The Liturgy and Hymns of the American Province of the Unitas Fratrum #529

The Plymouth Hymnal #d412

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The Plymouth Sabbath School Collection of Hymns and Tunes #34

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