Ready for my earthen bed

Ready for my earthen bed

Author: Charles Wesley
Published in 8 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: Ready for my earthen bed
Author: Charles Wesley

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A Collection of Hymns and Sacred Songs. 19th ed. #d370
A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social and Domestic Worship #d695
A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social and Domestic Worship #d699
A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social, and Domestic Worship #d699
A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social, and Domestic Worship #1039Page Scan
Hymn and Tune Book of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South (Round Note Ed.) #836Page Scan
Hymn Book of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South #836Page Scan
The Baptist Harp: a new collection of hymns for the closet, the family, social worship, and revivals #116Page Scan



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