Thy name to me, thy nature grant

Thy name to me, thy nature grant

Author: Charles Wesley
Published in 11 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: Thy name to me, thy nature grant
Author: Charles Wesley

Notes

Thy name to me, Thy Nature grant. A cento from “Lord, I believe a rest remains," p. 689, ii.

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

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Instances

Instances (1 - 11 of 11)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A New Book of Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal and Other Churches #d248
Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Rev. ed. #522Page Scan
New Hymn and Tune book: an Offering of Praise for the Methodist Episcopal Church #101bPage Scan
New Hymn and Tune Book: an Offering of Praise for the Use of the African M. E. Zion Church of America #101bPage Scan
The American Hymn and Tune Book #d812
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. #290Page 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 #168cPage Scan
The Hymn Book of the Free Methodist Church #464Page Scan
The Tribute of praise and Methodist Protestant Hymn Book. #219Page 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 #219Page Scan
The Tribute of Praise: a collection of hymns and tunes for public and social worship, and for use in the family circle #219Page Scan



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