Arm me with thy whole armor, Lord

Arm me with thy whole armor, Lord

Author: John Wesley
Tune: UXBRIDGE (Mason)
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: Arm me with thy whole armor, Lord
Author: John Wesley

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Instances

Instances (1 - 11 of 11)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Free Methodist Hymnal #d42
Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Rev. ed. #722Page Scan
New Hymn and Tune book: an Offering of Praise for the Methodist Episcopal Church #161bPage Scan
New Hymn and Tune Book: an Offering of Praise for the Use of the African M. E. Zion Church of America #161bPage Scan
The American Hymn and Tune Book, Newly Revised and Especially Adapted to Vestry Use #d8
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 #43cPage Scan
The Hymn Book of the Free Methodist Church #560Page Scan
The Tribute of praise and Methodist Protestant Hymn Book. #78Page 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 #78Page Scan
The Tribute of Praise: a collection of hymns and tunes for public and social worship, and for use in the family circle #78Page Scan
The Wesleyan Methodist Hymnal #d40



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