Thou, Lord, of all the parent art

Thou, Lord, of all the parent art

Author: John Wesley
Published in 11 hymnals

Author: John Wesley

John Wesley, the son of Samuel, and brother of Charles Wesley, was born at Epworth, June 17, 1703. He was educated at the Charterhouse, London, and at Christ Church, Oxford. He became a Fellow of Lincoln College, Oxford, and graduated M.A. in 1726. At Oxford, he was one of the small band consisting of George Whitefield, Hames Hervey, Charles Wesley, and a few others, who were even then known for their piety; they were deridingly called "Methodists." After his ordination he went, in 1735, on a mission to Georgia. The mission was not successful, and he returned to England in 1738. From that time, his life was one of great labour, preaching the Gospel, and publishing his commentaries and other theological works. He died in London, in 17… Go to person page >

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First Line: Thou, Lord, of all the parent art
Author: John Wesley

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Instances (1 - 11 of 11)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Chapel Hymns #d568
Congregational Hymn and Tune Book; containing the Psalms and Hymns of the General Association of Connecticut, adapted to Suitable Tunes #285Page Scan
Harmony in Praise #d222
Hymnal of the Evangelical Church. Word ed. #d773
Hymns of Worship: designed for use especially in the lecture room, the prayer meeting and the family #101Page Scan
Psalms and Hymns, for Christian Use and Worship #H58Page Scan
The Book of Praise: or, Hymns for Public and Social Worship #d793
The Book of Worship #d521
The Church-Book #d454
The College Hymnal: for divine service at Yale College in the Battell Chapel #95Page Scan
University Hymns: with tunes arranged for men's voices #58Page Scan



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