Peace be to this sacred dwelling

Peace be to this sacred dwelling

Author: Charles Wesley
Published in 7 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: Peace be to this sacred dwelling
Author: Charles Wesley



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Asaph: or, The Choir Book #d203
Church music: with selections for the ordinary occasions of public and social worship, from the Psalms and hymns of the Presbyterian Church in the United States of America #400Page Scan
Songs for Social and Public Worship #902Page Scan
The Advent Christian Hymnal #d685
The Advent Christian Hymnal. Rev. #d287
The Sabbath Hymn and Tune Book: for the service of song in the house of the Lord #172aPage Scan
The Sabbath Hymn Book. Baptist ed. #d857