God is in this and every place

God is in this and every place

Author: Charles Wesley
Published in 57 hymnals

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1 God is in this and every place;
But oh, how dark and void
To me--'tis one great wilderness,
This earth without my God.

2 Empty of him who all things fills,
Till he his light impart;
Till he his glorious self reveals--
The veil is on my heart.

3 O thou who seest and know'st my grief,
Thyself unseen, unknown,
Pity my helpless unbelief,
And break my heart of stone.

4 Regard me with a gracious eye;
The long-sought blessing give;
And bid me, at the point to die,
Behold thy face and live.


Source: The Voice of Praise: a collection of hymns for the use of the Methodist Church #367

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 Choice Selection of Evangelical Hymns, from various authors: for the use of the English Evangelical Lutheran Church in New York #219Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns Adapted to the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church #d169
A Collection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Generally Used at Camp and Prayer Meetings #d68
A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social and Domestic Worship #d248
A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social and Domestic Worship #d249
A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social, and Domestic Worship #d249
A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social, and Domestic Worship #386Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns for the Use of the African Methodist Episcopal Church in America #d116
A Collection of Hymns for the use of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Rev. with a Supplement #d177
A Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church: principally from the collection of Rev. John Wesley, M. A., late fellow of Lincoln College, Oxford; with... (Rev. & corr.) #46Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church: Principally from the Collection of the Rev. John Wesley. M. A. #46Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns for the use of the Wesleyan Methodist Connection of America #d158
A Collection of Hymns, for the Use of the People Called Methodists, with a Supplement #117Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns, for the use of the Wesleyan Methodist Connection of America. #105Page 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) #46Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns: for the use of the people called Methodists; in miniature #117Page Scan
A Pocket Hymn Book: designed as a constant companion for the pious, collected from various authors (9th ed.) #HXPage Scan
A Pocket Hymn-book: designed as a constant companion for the pious, collected from various authors (18th ed.) #240Page Scan
A Pocket Hymn-Book: designed as a constant companion for the pious: collected from various authors. (21st ed.) #CCXLPage Scan
David's Companion: being a choice selection of hymn and psalm tunes adapted to the words and measures in the Methodist Pocket Hymn-Book... #12aPage Scan
Hymn and Tune Book of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South (Round Note Ed.) #322Page Scan
Hymn Book of the Colored M.E. Church in America #d156
Hymn Book of the Holiness Movement Church #d128
Hymn Book of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South #322Page Scan
Hymn Book of the Methodist Protestant Church #309Page Scan
Hymn Book of the Methodist Protestant Church. (11th ed.) #309Page Scan
Hymn Book of the Methodist Protestant Church. (2nd ed.) #580Page Scan
Hymn book of the Methodist Protestant Church. (4th ed.) #580Page Scan
Hymnal of the Methodist Episcopal Church #303Page Scan
Hymnal of the Methodist Episcopal Church #303Page Scan
Hymns for All Christians #H25Page Scan
Hymns for the Use of the African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church. Impr. ed. #d153
Hymns for the Use of the Brethren in Christ #d147
Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Rev. ed. #313Page Scan
Methodist Hymn and Tune Book #d226
Methodist Hymn-Book #308Page Scan
Methodist Tune Book: a collection of tunes adapted to the Methodist Hymn book #82Page Scan
Methodist Tune Book: a collection of tunes adapted to the Methodist Hymn book #116Page Scan
New Hymn and Tune book: an Offering of Praise for the Methodist Episcopal Church #101cPage Scan
New Hymn and Tune Book: an Offering of Praise for the Use of the African M. E. Zion Church of America #101cPage Scan
Pocket Hymn Book of the Methodist Episcopal Church #d78
Pocket Hymn Book, Designed as a Constant Companion. 25th ed. #d79
The African Methodist Episcopal Church Hymn Book #d131
The American Hymn and Tune Book #d204
The Clifton Chapel Collection of "Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs": for public, social and family worship and private devotions at the Sanitarium, Clifton Springs, N. Y. #183Page Scan
The Harp #452Page 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 #169cPage Scan
The Hymn Book of the Free Methodist Church #338Page Scan
The Lesser Hymnal: a Collection of Hymns for the Sunday School and Social Worship ... from The Hymn Book of the Methodist Episcopal Church #d87
The Methodist Pocket Hymn Book. 35th ed. #d80
The Methodist Pocket Hymn Book. Rev. #d82
The Methodist Pocket Hymn-book, revised and improved: designed as a constant companion for the pious, of all denominations (30th ed.) #XXXVIPage Scan
The Reformed Methodist Pocket Hymnal: Revised: collected from various authors. Designed for the worship of God in all Christian churches. #I.25Page Scan
The Sacred Lyre #d90
The Tribute of praise and Methodist Protestant Hymn Book. #741Page 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 #741Page Scan
The Voice of Praise: a collection of hymns for the use of the Methodist Church #367TextPage Scan



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