The law and prophets all foretold

The law and prophets all foretold

Author: Charles Wesley
Tune: FOGARTY
Published in 16 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 law and prophets all foretold
Author: Charles Wesley

Tune

FOGARTY

In The New Thesaurus Musicus (Richmond, VA: L.C. & A.B. Everett, 1859), p. 27: "FOGARTY. L.M. Dr. A.B. Everett. Augusta, GA., Nov. 21, 1855."

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Instances (1 - 16 of 16)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social and Domestic Worship #d797
A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social and Domestic Worship #d801
A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social, and Domestic Worship #d802
A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social, and Domestic Worship #777Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns for the use of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Rev. with a Supplement #d574
A Collection of Hymns for the use of the Wesleyan Methodist Connection of America #d491
A Collection of Hymns, for the Use of the People Called Methodists, with a Supplement #705Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns, for the use of the Wesleyan Methodist Connection of America. #517Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns: for the use of the Methodist Episcopal Church, principally from the collection of the Rev. John Wesley, A. M., late fellow of Lincoln College..(Rev. and corr. with a supplement) #635Page Scan
Compilation of Hymns for the Use of the Churches of the Christian Union #d679
Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Rev. ed. #975Page Scan
New Hymn and Tune book: an Offering of Praise for the Methodist Episcopal Church #171aPage Scan
New Hymn and Tune Book: an Offering of Praise for the Use of the African M. E. Zion Church of America #171aPage Scan
The American Hymn and Tune Book #d739
The Heart and Voice: or, Songs of Praise for the Sanctuary: hymn and tune book, designed for congregational singing in the Methodist Episcopal Church, and for congregations generally #76cPage Scan
Wesleyan Hymn and Tune Book: Comprising the Entire Collection of Hymns in the Hymn Book of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South #777



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