The Christians of old, united in one

The Christians of old, united in one

Author: Charles Wesley
Published in 12 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: The Christians of old, united in one
Author: Charles Wesley



Instances (1 - 12 of 12)

Hymns and Psalms, Original and Modern, Selected and Revised #d294

Hymns for Children and Young Persons. First Am. from the London ed. #d119

Page Scan

Selection of Hymns for the Sunday School Union of the Methodist Episcopal Church #71

The Good Old Songs #d503

Suggestions or corrections? Contact us