Thy kingdom come, with power and grace

Thy kingdom come, with power and grace

Author: Charles Wesley
Published in 4 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: Thy kingdom come, with power and grace
Author: Charles Wesley

Notes

Thy kingdom come with power and grace. A cento from "Father of me, and all mankind," p. 370, i.

--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, Appendix, Part II (1907)

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Instances

Instances (1 - 4 of 4)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Hymns of the Spirit #71Page Scan
National Hymn and Tune Book: for congregations, schools and the home #187Page Scan
Song-Hymnal of Praise and Joy, a selection of spiritual songs, old and new #382Page Scan
Unity Hymns and Chorals. Rev and enl. with Service Elements #d300



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