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The law and prophets all foretold

The law and prophets all foretold

Author: Charles Wesley
Tune: FOGARTY
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 law and prophets all foretold
Author: Charles Wesley
Copyright: Public Domain

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 - 17 of 17)

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

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A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social, and Domestic Worship #777

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A Collection of Hymns for the use of the African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church in America #975

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

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A Collection of Hymns, for the Use of the People Called Methodists, with a Supplement #705

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A Collection of Hymns, for the use of the Wesleyan Methodist Connection of America. #517

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A Collection of Hymns #635

Compilation of Hymns for the Use of the Churches of the Christian Union #d679

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Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Rev. ed. #975

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New Hymn and Tune book #171a

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New Hymn and Tune Book #171a

The American Hymn and Tune Book #d739

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The Heart and Voice #76c

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Wesleyan Hymn and Tune Book #9c

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