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Quickened with our immortal head

Quickened with our immortal head

Author: Charles Wesley
Tune: LEYDEN (Costellow)
Published in 29 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: Quickened with our immortal head
Author: Charles Wesley

Tune

LEYDEN (Costellow)

According to the Hymn Tune Index, LEYDEN was first published as HYMN 3 in Thomas Costellow's Sunday’s Amusement, a selection of sacred music, as sung at Bedford Chapel (London: E. Riley, ca. 1801).

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Instances

Instances (1 - 29 of 29)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social and Domestic Worship #d693
A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social and Domestic Worship #d697
A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social, and Domestic Worship #d697
A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social, and Domestic Worship #550Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns for the Use of the African Methodist Episcopal Church in America #d293
A Collection of Hymns for the use of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Rev. with a Supplement #d502
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.) #351Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church: Principally from the Collection of the Rev. John Wesley. M. A. #351Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns for the Use of the United Brethren in Christ #d289
A Collection of Hymns, for the Use of the People Called Methodists, with a Supplement #419Page Scan
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 #313Page 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) #351Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns: for the use of the people called Methodists; in miniature #415Page Scan
A Selection of Hymns ... Supplement to the Methodist Pocket Hymn Book. 1st ed #d225
A Selection of Hymns from Various Authors, Designed as a Supplement to the Methodist Pocket Hymn Book. 3rd ed. #d230
Devotional hymns: selected for public and social worship #269Page Scan
Hymn Book of the Methodist Protestant Church. (2nd ed.) #699Page Scan
Hymn book of the Methodist Protestant Church. (4th ed.) #699Page Scan
Hymns for the Use of the African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church. Impr. ed. #d402
Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Rev. ed. #547Page Scan
New Hymn and Tune book: an Offering of Praise for the Methodist Episcopal Church #179bPage Scan
New Hymn and Tune Book: an Offering of Praise for the Use of the African M. E. Zion Church of America #179bPage Scan
The American Hymn and Tune Book #d653
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 #86cPage Scan
The Song Book of the Salvation Army #d658
The Tribute of praise and Methodist Protestant Hymn Book. #109Page Scan
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 #109Page Scan
The Tribute of Praise: a collection of hymns and tunes for public and social worship, and for use in the family circle #109Page Scan
Wesleyan Hymn and Tune Book: Comprising the Entire Collection of Hymns in the Hymn Book of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South #550



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