Spirit of charity, dispense

Spirit of charity, dispense

Author: Madame Guyon
Published in 6 hymnals

Author: Madame Guyon

Guyon, Madame. (1648-1717.) Jeanne Marie Bouyieres de la Mothe was the leader of the Quietist movement in France. The foundation of her Quietism was laid in her study of St. Francis de Sales, Madame de Chantal, and Thomas รค Kempis, in the conventual establishments of her native place, Montargis (Dep. Loiret), where she was educated as a child. There also she first learned the sentiment of espousal with Christ, to which later years gave a very marked development. She was married at sixteen to M. Guyon, a wealthy man of weak health, twenty-two years her senior, and her life, until his death, in 1676, was, partly from disparity of years, partly from the tyranny of her mother-in-law, partly from her own quick temper, an unhappy one. Her public… Go to person page >

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First Line: Spirit of charity, dispense
Author: Madame Guyon
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 6 of 6)

Church Music, a Collection of Hymn Tunes. #d148

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Hymns for the Church of Christ (3rd thousand) #478

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Hymns for the Church of Christ. (6th thousand) #478

Songs of the Spirit #d345

The Saints' Harp #d776

The Tabernacle #d283

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