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Ye praying souls, rejoice

Ye praying souls, rejoice

Author: Samuel Medley
Tune: GABRIEL (Haydn)
Published in 13 hymnals

Author: Samuel Medley

Medley, Samuel, born June 23, 1738, at Cheshunt, Herts, where his father kept a school. He received a good education; but not liking the business to which he was apprenticed, he entered the Royal Navy. Having been severely wounded in a battle with the French fleet off Port Lagos, in 1759, he was obliged to retire from active service. A sermon by Dr. Watts, read to him about this time, led to his conversion. He joined the Baptist Church in Eagle Street, London, then under the care of Dr. Gifford, and shortly afterwards opened a school, which for several years he conducted with great success. Having begun to preach, he received, in 1767, a call to become pastor of the Baptist church at Watford. Thence, in 1772, he removed to Byrom Street, Liv… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Ye praying souls, rejoice
Author: Samuel Medley

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 13 of 13)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Familiar Hymns for Social Meetings #11Page Scan
Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Rev. ed. #561Page Scan
New Hymn and Tune book: an Offering of Praise for the Methodist Episcopal Church #259fPage Scan
New Hymn and Tune Book: an Offering of Praise for the Use of the African M. E. Zion Church of America #259fPage Scan
The American Hymn and Tune Book #d920
The Devotional Chimes: a choice collection of new and standard hymns and tunes, adapted to all occasions of social worship, family devotions, and congregational singing #204bPage Scan
The Harp #544Page Scan
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 #201bPage Scan
The Jubilee Harp: a choice selection of psalmody, ancient and modern, designed for use in public and social worship #327Page Scan
The Pilgrim's Harp #d298
The Tribute of praise and Methodist Protestant Hymn Book. #715Page Scan
The Tribute of Praise: a collection of hymns and tunes for public and social worship, and for the use in the family circle and Sabbath school #715Page Scan
The Tribute of Praise: a collection of hymns and tunes for public and social worship, and for use in the family circle #669Page Scan



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