O Jesus, at thy feet we wait

O Jesus, at thy feet we wait

Author: Charles Wesley
Tune: BURLIN
Published in 53 hymnals

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1 O Jesus, at thy feet we wait
Till thou shalt bid us rise,
Restored to our unsinning state,
To love's sweet paradise.

2 Since thou wouldst have us free from sin,
And pure as those above,
Make haste to bring thy nature in,
And perfect us in love.

3 The counsel of thy love fulfill,
Come quickly, gracious Lord!
Be it according to thy will,
According to thy word.

4 Oh, that the perfect grace were given,
The love diffused abroad!
Oh, that our hearts were all a heaven,
For ever filled with God!

Source: The Voice of Praise: a collection of hymns for the use of the Methodist Church #471

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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Author: Charles Wesley

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A Collection of Hymns Adapted to the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church #d427
A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social and Domestic Worship #d606
A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social and Domestic Worship #d608
A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social, and Domestic Worship #d607
A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social, and Domestic Worship #503Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns for the Use of the African Methodist Episcopal Church in America #d260
A Collection of Hymns for the use of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Rev. with a Supplement #d440
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.) #343Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church: Principally from the Collection of the Rev. John Wesley. M. A. #343Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns for the Use of the United Brethren in Christ #d253
A Collection of Hymns for the use of the Wesleyan Methodist Connection of America #d371
A Collection of Hymns, for the Use of the People Called Methodists, with a Supplement #389Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns, for the use of the United Brethren in Christ: taken from the most approved authors, and adapted to public and private worship #315Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns, for the use of the Wesleyan Methodist Connection of America. #376Page 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) #343Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns: for the use of the people called Methodists; in miniature #386Page Scan
A New Book of Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal and Other Churches #d184
A Selection of Hymns ... Supplement to the Methodist Pocket Hymn Book. 1st ed #d195
A Selection of Hymns for Worship (2nd ed.) #398Page Scan
A Selection of Hymns from Various Authors, Designed as a Supplement to the Methodist Pocket Hymn Book. 3rd ed. #d198
A. M. E. C. Hymnal #366
African Methodist Episcopal hymn and tune book: adapted to the doctrine and usages of the church. #227Page Scan
Compilation of Hymns for the Use of the Churches of the Christian Union #d511
Hymn Book of the Holiness Movement Church #d371
Hymn Book of the Methodist Protestant Church #373Page Scan
Hymn Book of the Methodist Protestant Church. (11th ed.) #373Page Scan
Hymn Book of the Methodist Protestant Church. (2nd ed.) #691Page Scan
Hymn book of the Methodist Protestant Church. (4th ed.) #691Page Scan
Hymn-Book of the Evangelical Association #378Page Scan
Hymnal Adapted to the Doctrines and Usages of the African Methodist Episcopal Church. Revised Edition #227Page Scan
Hymnal for Sunday School and Social Worship #d153
Hymnal of the Methodist Episcopal Church #514Page Scan
Hymnal of the Methodist Episcopal Church #514Page Scan
Hymns for the Sanctuary and Social Worship: with tunes #657Page Scan
Hymns for the Use of the African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church. Impr. ed. #d350
Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Rev. ed. #540Page Scan
Methodist Hymn and Tune Book #d578
Methodist Hymn-Book #562Page Scan
New Hymn and Tune book: an Offering of Praise for the Methodist Episcopal Church #21aPage Scan
New Hymn and Tune Book: an Offering of Praise for the Use of the African M. E. Zion Church of America #21aPage Scan
Spiritual Melodies #d225
Spiritual Melodies. Enl. & impr. ed. #d266
The African Methodist Episcopal Hymn and Tune Book: adapted to the doctrines and usages of the church (6th ed.) #227Page Scan
The American Hymn and Tune Book #d564
The Chapel Hymn Book #d271
The Evangelical Hymn and Tune Book #d511
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 #148bPage Scan
The Reformed Methodist Pocket Hymnal: Revised: collected from various authors. Designed for the worship of God in all Christian churches. #I.146Page Scan
The Richard Allen A.M.E. Hymnal, with Responsive Scripture Readings. Rev. #d276
The Tribute of praise and Methodist Protestant Hymn Book. #230Page 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 #230Page Scan
The Tribute of Praise: a collection of hymns and tunes for public and social worship, and for use in the family circle #230Page Scan
The Voice of Praise: a collection of hymns for the use of the Methodist Church #471TextPage Scan



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