When, my Savior, shall I be

When, my Savior, shall I be

Author: Charles Wesley
Tune: HOLLEY
Published in 104 hymnals

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1 When, my Saviour, shall I be
Perfectly conformed to thee?
Poor and vile in my own eyes,
Only in thy wisdom wise;

2 Only thee content to know,
Ignorant of all below;
Only guided by thy light,
Only mighty in thy might?

3 Fully in my life express
All the hights of holiness;
Sweetly let my spirit prove
All the depths of humble love.

Source: Christ in Song: for all religious services nearly one thousand best gospel hymns, new and old with responsive scripture readings (Rev. and Enl.) #187

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 Collection of Hymns #314Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns Adapted to the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church #d624
A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social and Domestic Worship #d949
A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social and Domestic Worship #d956
A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social, and Domestic Worship #d956
A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social, and Domestic Worship #545Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns for the Use of the African Methodist Episcopal Church in America #d377
A Collection of Hymns for the use of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Rev. with a Supplement #d654
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.) #352Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church: Principally from the Collection of the Rev. John Wesley. M. A. #352Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns, for the Use of the People Called Methodists, with a Supplement #381Page 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) #352Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns: for the use of the people called Methodists; in miniature #378Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. (45th ed.) #659Page Scan
A New Book of Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal and Other Churches #d266
A Selection of Hymns ... Supplement to the Methodist Pocket Hymn Book. 1st ed #d304
A Selection of Hymns for the Use of Social Religious Meetings and for Private Devotions. 7th ed. #234Page Scan
A Selection of Hymns for Worship (2nd ed.) #399Page Scan
A Selection of Hymns from Various Authors, Designed as a Supplement to the Methodist Pocket Hymn Book. 3rd ed. #d312
A. M. E. C. Hymnal #427
African Methodist Episcopal hymn and tune book: adapted to the doctrine and usages of the church. #256Page Scan
Better Than Pearls: sacred songs expressly adapted for gospel meetings #182Page Scan
Children's Praise: a book of prayers and hymns for the children of the church #99Page Scan
Christ in Song #d654
Christ in Song: for all religious services nearly one thousand best gospel hymns, new and old with responsive scripture readings (Rev. and Enl.) #187TextPage Scan
Christian Melodies: a selection of hymns and tunes designed for social and private worship in the lecture-room and the family #158Page Scan
Christian Melodies: a selection of hymns and tunes designed for social and private worship in the lecture-room and the family (2nd ed.) #158Page Scan
Church Pastorals, hymns and tunes for public and social worship #519Page Scan
Church Poetry: being Portions of the Psalms in Verse and Hymns suited to the Festivals and Fasts, and Various Occasions of the Church #212aPage Scan
Compilation of Hymns for the Use of the Churches of the Christian Union #d804
Echoes of Love #d42
Free Methodist Hymnal #d678
Gospel Chimes #d42
Hymn and Tune Book of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South (Round Note Ed.) #443Page Scan
Hymn Book of the Colored M.E. Church in America #d584
Hymn Book of the Holiness Movement Church #d555
Hymn Book of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South #443Page Scan
Hymnal Adapted to the Doctrines and Usages of the African Methodist Episcopal Church. Revised Edition #256Page Scan
Hymnal of the Presbyterian Church #369Page Scan
Hymns and Tunes: for those who keep the commandments of God and the faith of Jesus. #220Page Scan
Hymns for Christian Melody #501Page Scan
Hymns for Church and Home #303Page Scan
Hymns for Schools and Families #d184
Hymns for Schools and Families #194Page Scan
Hymns for the Church of Christ (3rd thousand) #286Page Scan
Hymns for the Church of Christ. (6th thousand) #286Page Scan
Hymns for the Sanctuary #201Page Scan
Hymns for the Use of the African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church. Impr. ed. #d535
Hymns for the use of the Evangelical Lutheran Church, by the Authority of the Ministerium of Pennsylvania #506Page Scan
Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Rev. ed. #502Page Scan
Hymns for Use in Divine Worship ... Seventh-Day Adventists #d1282
Hymns of Worship: Designed for Use Especially in the Lecture Room, the Prayer Meeting and the Family #497Page Scan
Methodist Hymn and Tune Book #d856
Methodist Hymn-Book #597Page Scan
New Hymn and Tune book: an Offering of Praise for the Methodist Episcopal Church #319bPage Scan
New Hymn and Tune Book: an Offering of Praise for the Use of the African M. E. Zion Church of America #319bPage Scan
Parish Hymns: a collection of hymns for public, social, and private worship; selected and original #154Page Scan
Plymouth Collection of Hymns and Tunes; for the use of Christian Congregations #723Page Scan
Prayer and Praise: or Hymns and Tunes for Prayer Meetings, Praise Meetings, Experience Meetings, Revivals, Missionary Meetings and all special occasions of Christian work and worship #69Page Scan
Song Anchor: a Choice Collection of Favorites for Sabbath School and Praise Service #81Page Scan
Songs for Social and Public Worship #738Page Scan
Songs for the New Life #d716
Songs for the Sanctuary, or Hymns and Tunes for Christian Worship #ad1243
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #593Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian worship #593Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #593Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary; or Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Baptist Ed.) #593Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary; or, Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Words only) #593Page Scan
Songs in the Night; or Hymns for the Sick and Suffering. 2nd ed. #d201
Songs of the Church: or, hymns and tunes for Christian worship #376Page Scan
The African Methodist Episcopal Hymn and Tune Book: adapted to the doctrines and usages of the church (6th ed.) #256Page Scan
The American Hymn and Tune Book #d874
The Baptist Harmony #d431
The Baptist Harmony #d444
The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book: being "The Plymouth Collection" enlarged and adapted to the use of Baptist churches #723Page Scan
The Book of Praise: or, Hymns for Public and Social Worship #d888
The Book of Worship #d574
The Chapel Hymn Book #d386
The Chilton Music for Standard Hymns #d128
The Christian Lyre #d484
The Christian Lyre: adapted for use in families, prayer meetings, and revivals of religion #21cPage Scan
The Christian Lyre: Vol I (8th ed. rev.) #21cPage Scan
The Church Hymnal: the official hymnal of the Seventh-Day Adventist Church #250
The Congregational Hymn Book: for the service of the sanctuary #554Page Scan
The Disciples' Hymn Book: a collection of hymns and chants for public and private devotion #264Page Scan
The Gospel Psalmist #472Page 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 #294bPage Scan
The Hymn Book of the Free Methodist Church #431Page Scan
The Jubilee Harp: a choice selection of psalmody, ancient and modern, designed for use in public and social worship #362Page Scan
The Methodist Hymn-Book with Tunes #555
The New Congregational Hymn and Tune Book, for Public, Social and Private Worship #543Page Scan
The New Hymn Book: a Collection of Hymns for Public, Social, and Domestic Worship #188Page Scan
The Presbyterian Hymnal #292Page Scan
The Presbyterian Hymnal #292Page Scan
The Richard Allen A.M.E. Hymnal, with Responsive Scripture Readings. Rev. #d431
The Sabbath Hymn and Tune Book: for the service of song in the house of the Lord #67bPage Scan
The Sabbath Hymn Book. Baptist ed. #d1198
The Service of Praise #d361
The Seventh-Day Adventist Hymn and Tune Book: for use in divine worship #720Page Scan
The Tribute of praise and Methodist Protestant Hymn Book. #439Page Scan



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