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Poems (1739, 1740, 1742, 1749, 1756)*, Hymns on God's Everlasting Love (1741), Hymns for the Watch Nights (1744), Hymns for Times of Trouble and Persecution (1744, 1745)t, Hymns on the Lord's Supper (1745), Hymns for the Nativity of Our Lord (2nd ed., 1745, 1772)$, Hymns for those that Seek, and those that have found, Redemption in the Blood of Jesus Christ (1746)||, Hymns for our Lord's Resurrection (1746)**, Hymns for our Lord's Ascension (1746), Hymns for New Year's Day (1750–1788)tt, Hymns of Intercession for all Mankind (1758)ff, Funeral Hymns (1759)88, Short Hymns (two thousand one hundred and forty-five) on Select Passages of the Holy Scriptures (1762)||II. Hymns for Children, and Others of Riper Years (1763).***
* Blest be the dear uniting love (1756) · · · · · · ·. ++ Blow ye the trumpet, blow (1750) . . . . . . . . .
Christ from whom all blessings flow . . . . . . . * Christ the Lord is risen to-day (1739) ........ # Christ whose glory fills the skies (1740) . . . . . . . 88 Come let us join our friends above . . . . . . . . *** Come let us join the hosts above. .. § Come Thou long expected Jesus (1772) ..
Forth in Thy name O Lord I go ** Gentle Jesus, meek and mild. * Hail the day that sees Him rise (1739) * Hark, the herald angels sing (1739) . . . . . . . . 94 + Head of the Church triumphant . . . . . . . . . . * Jesus, lover of my soul (1740) :.......... 130 * Jesus my strength, my hope (1756) ..... † Lamb of God whose bleeding love . . . . . . . . i Leader of faithful souls, and Guide. · · · · · · ·
Let children proclaim.. $Light of those whose dreary dwelling (1772)......146 Lo, He comes with clouds descendin
. . 148 W Lord, that I may learn of Thee*. . . . . . . . . C. 93 Love divine, all love excelling: .. ....
. . 170 * O for a heart to praise my God (1756) . . . . . .
185 * O for a thousand tongues to sing (
(Glory to God, and praise, and love.] * O Love divine, how sweet Thou art (1749) . . . . . . 409 HILO Thou who camest from above . . . . . . . . . .
* Peace be to this habitation . . . . . . . . . . ** Rejoice, the Lord is King . . . . . . . . . . . . * Soldiers of Christ arise (1749) . . . . . . . . . :**
To God who reigns above the sky (1742) . . . . . . C. 149 * Weary of wandering from my God (1749). . . . . . . 468
+ Ye servants of God (1745). ........... 300 Wesley, John, M.A., son of the Rev. Samuel Wesley, Rector
of Epworth, Lincolnshire; born at Epworth, 17 June, 1708 ; Curate at Epworth; afterwards founder of Methodism; died in London, 2 March, 1791. His hymns, which were mostly transla
.. . . .
* See Berridge and NOTES.
tions from the German, appeared in his Collection of Psalms and
Before Jehovah's awful throne . . . . . . . . . . . 14
Befieħl du deine Wege [GERHARDT).
.. . 334
. . 136
. . 147
Ich habe nun den Grund gefunden (ROTHE).
o Thou to whose all-searching sight ..... • · · 411
Thy sacred carund gefunden (ROTARY ... 392
Thou hidden love of
Thou hidden love of God, whose height . . . . . . . . 456
Verborgne Gottes Liebe, Du [TERSTEEGEN).
Whately, Prebendary of Bristol; born in Cavendish Square,
“God that madest earth and heaven.”
Edition, 1870)t. (See Maitland.]
. . . . . . . . . 209
Threapwood in Shropshire, 7 January, 1829; Incumbent of 8.
* The first line of the sixth stanza of Befiehl du deine Wege.
+ I need Thee, precious Jesus (1855)* . . . . . . . . . 117 † There is a name I love to hear (1855) ..... .. . 130
*Whiting, William, son of William Whiting; born at Ken
sington, London, 1 November, 1825; Master of Winchester Col. lege Choristers' School, His hymn below appeared in Hymns Ancient and Modern.
Eternal Father, strong to save (1860)
Whitmore, Lady Lucy. The hymn below was modified
by Bishop Pelham, of Norwich; and the Rev. E. H. Bickersteth has re-written the first and third lines throughout, so as to rhyme.
We come, Lord, to Thy feet (1824). ........ C. 146
Whittemore, Jonathan, son of William Whittemore, of
Sandy Beds; born at Sandy Beds, 6 April, 1802 ; Minister of the Baptist Church for twenty years in Northamptonshire, afterwards at Eynsford, Kent: died in London, 31 October, 1860. His hymns apeared in a Hymn Chorale Book, and a Supplement to All Hymnbooks (1860), to which he contributed twenty-four, mostly adaptations to suit tunes.
Gracious Saviour, gentle Shepherdt ......... C. 42
*Whittemore, William Meynell, D.D., Rector of S..
James-within-Aldgate, London. His hymns have appeared in the Infant Altart, and in various hymnbooks.
+ I want to be like Jesus (1842)
. We won't give up the Bible (1839)
. . . . . . . . C. 64 ........ C. 153
Williams, Isaac, B.D., son of Isaac Lloyd Williams, barrister;
born in 1802; Rector of Bidley ; died at Stinchcombe, near Dursley, Gloucestershire, 1 May, 1865. His hymns appeared in Thoughts in Past Years (1831); Sacred Verses with Pictures
* This hymn appears in some Collections without the first stanza. The omission was originally made about twelve years ago by the publisher of Sacred Poems and Prose, and without the sanction of the author, who desires that the hymn should be printed as it was written.
+ See Notes.
(1845); Ancient Hymns for Children ; Hymns on the Catechism
+ How solemn, silent, and how still ......... C. 57
Williams, William, born at Cefnycoed, near Llandovery, Car.
marthenshire, in 1717 ; educated for medicine, but became an
Guide me 0 Thou great Jehovah .......... 87
*Winkworth, Catherine, daughter of Henry Winkworth, of
Alderley, near Manchester; born in London, 13 September,
*Wordsworth, Christopher, D.D., son of Christopher
bridge, and brother of the poet, William Wordsworth; born in
in the Holy Year (1865).
. . . . . . 290
Chapel, Brighton. His hymns appeared in Psalms and Hymns
God the Lord has heard our prayer .......... 81
Xavier, Francis, son of a Spanish nobleman; born at Castle
Xavier, near Pampeluna, in Spain, 7 April, 1506; Missionary in
My God I love Thee, not because [CASWALL) ....... 377
O Deus, ego amo Te.
*Young, Andrew, son of David Young, for fifty years teacher
in Edinburgh; born in Edinburgh, 23 April, 1807; has held the
Hymnbook published by Messrs. Gall.
Jesus, Thy blood and righteousness (J. W BSLEY] .:... 136
Christi Blut und Gerechtigkeit. .
Seele, du musst munter werden (von CANITZ].'."
* This translation appeared anonymously in the British Maga.