True and faithful Witness, thee

True and faithful Witness, thee

Author: Charles Wesley
Published in 3 hymnals

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True and faithful witness, Thee
O Jesus, we receive;
Fullness of the Deity,
In all Thy people live;
First begotten of the dead,
Call forth Thy living witnesses,
King of kings, Thine empire spread
O’er all the ransomed race.

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #11696

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: True and faithful Witness, thee
Author: Charles Wesley



The Cyber Hymnal #11696
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The Cyber Hymnal #11696

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