But above all lay hold

But above all lay hold

Author: Charles Wesley
Published in 19 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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A Collection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Generally Used at Camp and Prayer Meetings #d30
A Collection of Hymns for the Use of the African Methodist Episcopal Church in America #d51
A Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church: Principally from the Collection of the Rev. John Wesley. M. A. #400bPage Scan
A Collection of Hymns, for the Use of the People Called Methodists, with a Supplement #267Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns: for the use of the Methodist Episcopal Church, principally from the collection of the Rev. John Wesley, A. M., late fellow of Lincoln College..(Rev. and corr. with a supplement) #400bPage Scan
A Collection of Hymns: for the use of the people called Methodists; in miniature #266Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns: for the use of the people called Methodists; in miniature #366Page Scan
A Pocket hymn book, designed as a constant companion for the pious: collected from various authors #CLXXVIPage Scan
A Pocket Hymn Book: designed as a constant companion for the pious, collected from various authors (9th ed.) #CLXXVIPage Scan
A Pocket Hymn-book: designed as a constant companion for the pious, collected from various authors (18th ed.) #176Page Scan
A Pocket Hymn-Book: designed as a constant companion for the pious: collected from various authors. (21st ed.) #CLXXVIPage Scan
Hymn Book of the Holiness Movement Church #d49
Hymn Book of the Methodist Protestant Church. (2nd ed.) #772bPage Scan
Hymn book of the Methodist Protestant Church. (4th ed.) #772bPage Scan
Methodist Hymn and Tune Book #d83
Methodist Hymn-Book #455Page Scan
Pocket Hymn Book of the Methodist Episcopal Church #d33
Pocket Hymn Book, Designed as a Constant Companion. 25th ed. #d34
Public, Parlour, and Cottage Hymns. A New Selection #I.104Page Scan



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