Thou seest my feebleness

Thou seest my feebleness

Author: Charles Wesley
Published in 62 hymnals

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Thou seest my feebleness;
Father! be Thou my power,
My help and refuge in distress,
My fortress and my tower!

Give me to trust in Thee;
Be Thou my sure abode;
My helm and sword and buckler be,
My Saviour and my God!

Myself I cannot save,
Myself I cannot keep;
But strength in Thee I surely have,
Whose eyelids never sleep.

My soul to Thee alone,
For always, I commend;
Thou lovest me, Father, as Thine own,
And lovest to the end.



Source: A Book of Hymns for Public and Private Devotion (15th ed.) #516

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 Book of Hymns for Public and Private Devotion (15th ed.) #516Text
A Book of Hymns for Public and Private Devotion. (10th ed.) #516Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns Adapted to the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church #d590
A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social and Domestic Worship #d858
A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social and Domestic Worship #d864
A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social, and Domestic Worship #d864
A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social, and Domestic Worship #587Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns for the Use of the African Methodist Episcopal Church in America #d353
A Collection of Hymns for the use of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Rev. with a Supplement #d611
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.) #167Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church: Principally from the Collection of the Rev. John Wesley. M. A. #167Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns for the use of the Wesleyan Methodist Connection of America #d534
A Collection of Hymns, for the use of the Wesleyan Methodist Connection of America. #196Page 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) #167Page Scan
A Selection of Hymns ... Supplement to the Methodist Pocket Hymn Book. 1st ed #d284
A Selection of Hymns from Various Authors, Designed as a Supplement to the Methodist Pocket Hymn Book. 3rd ed. #d291
African Methodist Episcopal hymn and tune book: adapted to the doctrine and usages of the church. #389Page Scan
Compilation of Hymns for the Use of the Churches of the Christian Union #d731
Family and Social Melodies #d353
Hymn and Tune Book of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South (Round Note Ed.) #483Page Scan
Hymn and Tune Book, for the Church and the Home #583Page Scan
Hymn Book for Christian Worship #391Page Scan
Hymn Book of the Colored M.E. Church in America #d529
Hymn Book of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South #483Page Scan
Hymn Book of the Methodist Protestant Church #438Page Scan
Hymn Book of the Methodist Protestant Church. (11th ed.) #438Page Scan
Hymnal Adapted to the Doctrines and Usages of the African Methodist Episcopal Church. Revised Edition #389Page Scan
Hymnal of the Methodist Episcopal Church #556Page Scan
Hymnal of the Methodist Episcopal Church #556Page Scan
Hymns for Christian Melody #686Page Scan
Hymns for Public Worship #198Page Scan
Hymns for the Christian Church, for the Use of the First Church of Christ in Boston #183Page Scan
Hymns for the Use of the African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church. Impr. ed. #d496
Hymns for the use of the Evangelical Lutheran Church, by the Authority of the Ministerium of Pennsylvania #463Page Scan
Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Rev. ed. #614Page Scan
Hymns of the Church Militant #271Page Scan
Hymns of the Church Universal #455Page Scan
Hymns of the Spirit #361Page Scan
National Hymn and Tune Book: for congregations, schools and the home #109Page Scan
New Hymn and Tune book: an Offering of Praise for the Methodist Episcopal Church #255ePage Scan
New Hymn and Tune Book: an Offering of Praise for the Use of the African M. E. Zion Church of America #255ePage Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary, or Hymns and Tunes for Christian Worship #ad1126
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #537Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian worship #537Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #537Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary; or Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Baptist Ed.) #537Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary; or, Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Words only) #537Page Scan
Songs of the Church: or, hymns and tunes for Christian worship #319Page Scan
Spiritual Melodies #d312
Spiritual Melodies. Enl. & impr. ed. #d367
The Advent Christian Hymnal #d893
The African Methodist Episcopal Church Hymn Book #d433
The African Methodist Episcopal Hymn and Tune Book: adapted to the doctrines and usages of the church (6th ed.) #389Page Scan
The American Tune Book (Carmina Sacra, enlarged) #d415
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. #617Page 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 #230aPage Scan
The Methodist Harmonist, containing a collection of tunes from the best authors, embracing every variety of metre, and adapted to the worship of the Methodist Episcopal Church. New ed. #263.167Page Scan
The New Hymn Book: a Collection of Hymns for Public, Social, and Domestic Worship #198Page Scan
The Reformed Methodist Pocket Hymnal: Revised: collected from various authors. Designed for the worship of God in all Christian churches. #I.70Page Scan
The Sabbath Hymn and Tune Book: for the service of song in the house of the Lord #340aPage Scan
The Sabbath Hymn Book. Baptist ed. #d1077
The Village Hymn book #d272



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