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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 >

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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 (1 - 29 of 29)

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

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A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social, and Domestic Worship #550

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

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A Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church #351

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A Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church #351

A Collection of Hymns for the Use of the United Brethren in Christ #d289

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A Collection of Hymns, for the Use of the People Called Methodists, with a Supplement #419

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A Collection of Hymns, for the use of the United Brethren in Christ #313

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A Collection of Hymns #351

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A Collection of Hymns #415

A Selection of Hymns ... Supplement to the Methodist Pocket Hymn Book. 1st ed #d225

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Devotional hymns #269

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Hymn Book of the Methodist Protestant Church. (2nd ed.) #699

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Hymn book of the Methodist Protestant Church. (4th ed.) #699

Hymns for the Use of the African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church. Impr. ed. #d402

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Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Rev. ed. #547

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New Hymn and Tune book #179b

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New Hymn and Tune Book #179b

The American Hymn and Tune Book #d653

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The Heart and Voice #86c

The Song Book of the Salvation Army #d658

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The Tribute of praise and Methodist Protestant Hymn Book. #109

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The Tribute of Praise #109

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The Tribute of Praise #109

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Wesleyan Hymn and Tune Book #32a

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