The heavenly treasure now we have

The heavenly treasure now we have

Author: Charles Wesley
Tune: MEAR
Published in 17 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: The heavenly treasure now we have
Author: Charles Wesley
Refrain First Line: O come and join

Notes

The heavenly treasure now we have. A cento from "God of all consolation, take," p, 433, ii. --John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, Appendix, Part II (1907)

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African Methodist Episcopal hymn and tune book: adapted to the doctrine and usages of the church. #622

Family and Social Melodies #d323

General Baptist Hymn Book #d439

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Hymnal of the Methodist Episcopal Church #1046

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Hymnal of the Methodist Episcopal Church #1046

Hymns for the Use of the African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church. Impr. ed. #d463

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Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Rev. ed. #708

Hymns for Use in Divine Worship ... Seventh-Day Adventists #d1028

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New Hymn and Tune book: an Offering of Praise for the Methodist Episcopal Church #63e

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New Hymn and Tune Book: an Offering of Praise for the Use of the African M. E. Zion Church of America #63e

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The Hymn Book of the Free Methodist Church #250

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The Seventh-Day Adventist Hymn and Tune Book: for use in divine worship #757

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