No room for mirth or trifling here

No room for mirth or trifling here

Author: Charles Wesley
Published in 29 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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First Line: No room for mirth or trifling here
Author: Charles Wesley

Notes

No room for mirth or trifling here. Part of “And am I only born to die?" p. 63, ii.

--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, Appendix, Part II (1907)

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Instances

Instances (1 - 29 of 29)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Church Psalmist: or Psalms and Hymns Designed for the Public, Social, and Private Use of Evangelical Christians ... with Supplement. 53rd ed. #740Page Scan
Church Psalmist: or, psalms and hymns, for the public, social and private use of Evangelical Christians. With Supplement. (50th ed.) #740Page Scan
Dyer's Psalmist: A Collection of Hymns and Sacred Songs for the use of Baptist Churches (Rev. & Corrd. ed.) #423Page Scan
Gospel Hymns #d353
Hymns of the Church, Ancient and Modern: for the use of all who love to sing the praises of God in Christ, in the family, the school, or the church; with a discourse on music as a divine ordinance... #97Page Scan
Select Hymns #d290
Select Hymns: adapted to the devotional exercises of the Baptist denomination (2nd ed.) #536Page Scan
Social Hymn and Tune Book: for the Lecture Room, Prayer Meeting, Family Circle, and Mission Church #d264
Social Hymn Book: Being the Hymns of the Social Hymn and Tune Book for the Lecture Room, Prayer Meeting, Family, and Congregation (2nd ed.) #157Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary, or Hymns and Tunes for Christian Worship #ad726
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #547Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian worship #547Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #547Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary; or Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Baptist Ed.) #547Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary; or, Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Words only) #547Page Scan
Songs of Pilgrimage: a hymnal for the churches of Christ (2nd ed.) #895Page Scan
Songs of the Church: or, hymns and tunes for Christian worship #326Page Scan
The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book for Public Worship #964Page Scan
The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book, for Public Worship #330.964Page Scan
The Baptist Hymn Book #964Page Scan
The Baptist Praise Book #677Page Scan
The Baptist Psalmody: a selection of hymns for the worship of God #1176Page Scan
The Choice: in two parts. Part I containing psalms and hymns, Part II, containing spiritual songs. Designed for public and private worship #S132
The Choice: in two parts; Part I, containing Psalms and hymns, Part II, containing spiritual songs; designed for public and private worship (6th ed.) #S132Page Scan
The Church Hymn Book #d647
The Gospel Praise Book #d294
The Sabbath School Hymn Book #d181
The South Western Psalmist #d259
The Southern Psalmist. New ed. #d576



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