Person record: WESLEY, Charles  (1707-1788)

Basic biographical summary of this person
Full nameCharles WESLEY
Gendermale
Relevance of this personreligious pioneer; lyricist of hymns used with slide sets 
Main period of activityN/A
Relationships to other peoplebrother of WESLEY, John  (1703-1791)
ChronologyDateAgeEvent/activity
18 December 1707born atEpworth, Lincolnshire, England
29 March 178880died atLondon, England
Texts linked to this personHymns (9)

Charles Wesley, All ye that pass by in Sacred songs and solos (1873)

Charles Wesley, Come, Holy Ghost (1740)

Charles Wesley and Orlando Gibbons, Depth of mercy! can there be (1740)

Charles Wesley and Felix Mendelssohn, Hark! the herald-angels sing (1840)

Charles Wesley and Simeon B. Marsh, Jesus, lover of my soul in Sacred songs and solos (1873)

John Cennick, Charles Wesley and Martin Madan, Lo! He comes with clouds descending (1760)

Charles Wesley and Williams Rowlands, Love Divine, all loves excelling (1905)

Charles Wesley and Carl Gläser, O for a thousand tongues to sing (1828)

Charles Wesley and Isaac Smith, Soldiers of Christ, arise in Hymns ancient and modern (1860)

Slide set references
(* = main subject of set)

* John Wesley: and his life work (lecture: maker unknown, 65 slides, n.d.)

* The life and times of the Rev. John Wesley: the father of Methodism (lecture: maker unknown, 37 slides, n.d.)

References
(* = main subject)

* John Wesley: and his life work (n.d.)

* The life and times of the Rev. John Wesley: the father of Methodism in Lantern readings original and selected 2

Lucerna ID no. 6002238Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016

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