Jesus, the word of mercy give

Jesus, the word of mercy give

Author: Charles Wesley
Tune: WARWICK (Stanley)
Published in 45 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 >

Notes

Jesu, the word of mercy give. C. Wesley. [Ember Days. For Ministers.] Compiled from his Short Hymns on Select Passages of Holy Scriptures, 1762, as follows:—
Stanzas i., ii., Short Hymns, vol. i., No. 638, on 2 Chron. vi. 4 lines
Stanzas iii.-vi., Short Hymns, vol. i., No. 397, on Judges v. 3 lines
In this form it was given in the Wesleyan Hymn Book, 1780, No. 434, and has passed into several later collections (Original text, Poetical Works, 1868-72, vol. ix.).

--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology (1907)

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Instances

Instances (1 - 45 of 45)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Collection of Hymns Adapted to the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church #d296
A Collection of Hymns for the Use of the African Methodist Episcopal Church in America #d185
A Collection of Hymns for the use of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Rev. with a Supplement #d308
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.) #467Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church: Principally from the Collection of the Rev. John Wesley. M. A. #467Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns for the use of the Wesleyan Methodist Connection of America #d268
A Collection of Hymns, for the Use of the People Called Methodists, with a Supplement #446Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns, for the use of the Wesleyan Methodist Connection of America. #508Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns: for camp meetings, revivals, &c., for the use of the Primitive Methodists #L386Page 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) #467Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns: for the use of the people called Methodists; in miniature #442Page Scan
A Selection of Hymns ... Supplement to the Methodist Pocket Hymn Book. 1st ed #d131
A Selection of Hymns from Various Authors, Designed as a Supplement to the Methodist Pocket Hymn Book. 3rd ed. #d132
Free Methodist Hymnal #d323
Hymn Book of the Holiness Movement Church #d264
Hymn Book of the Methodist Protestant Church. (2nd ed.) #351Page Scan
Hymn book of the Methodist Protestant Church. (4th ed.) #351Page Scan
Hymn Book of the United Evangelical Church #440Page Scan
Hymn-Book of the Evangelical Association #642Page Scan
Hymnal of the Methodist Episcopal Church #824Page Scan
Hymnal of the Methodist Episcopal Church #824Page Scan
Hymns for Christian Melody #641Page Scan
Hymns for the Use of the African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church. Impr. ed. #d250
Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Rev. ed. #210Page Scan
Hymns selected from various authors: for the use of the Evangelical Association, and all lovers of pious devotion (5th ed.) #90Page Scan
Methodist Hymn and Tune Book #d413
Methodist Hymn-Book #685Page Scan
New Hymn and Tune book: an Offering of Praise for the Methodist Episcopal Church #97cPage Scan
New Hymn and Tune Book: an Offering of Praise for the Use of the African M. E. Zion Church of America #97cPage Scan
Sacred Hymns and Tunes: designed to be used by the Wesleyan Methodist Connection (or Church) of America #323Page Scan
Spiritual Songs and Hymns, for Use in All Gospel Services #d298
The Advent Christian Hymnal #d434
The American Hymn and Tune Book #d389
The Chapel hymn book, with tunes: for the worship of God #574Page Scan
The Evangelical Hymn and Tune Book #d369
The Halifax Selection of Hymns: intended as a Supplement to Dr. Watts' Psalms and Hymns #d231
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 #115cPage Scan
The Hymn Book of the Free Methodist Church #292Page Scan
The Sacred Lyre #d156
The Songs of Zion: or, The Christian's New Hymn Book, for the Use of the Methodists #d99
The Songs of Zion: or, the Christian's New Hymn Book, for the Use of the Methodists. 2nd ed. #d98
The Tribute of praise and Methodist Protestant Hymn Book. #253Page 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 #253Page Scan
The Tribute of Praise: a collection of hymns and tunes for public and social worship, and for use in the family circle #253Page Scan
The Wesleyan Methodist Hymnal #d286



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