Wesley Resources

This area of our site has information about  John and Charles Wesley (Charles pictured on the right) and links to Wesleyian hymns on the site.

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August 1, 2014

Charles Wesley in Contemporary Study: Wesley and the Methodists

By Ted A. Campbell

This article is helpful in providing information, insight and sources for contemporary study into the work of Charles Wesley. It […]

Wesley Music
October 25, 2013

First Musical Settings of Charles Wesley’s Hymns

Dr. Carlton Young, scholar, author, pastor, educator, hymnologist, editor, composer and musician, edited two of our hymnals: the 1966 Methodist Hymnal […]

Charles Wesley Society
August 14, 2013

A Great Day of Singing

A Great Day of Singing was begun in the twentieth century as an annual Sunday worship service set aside for […]

November 30, 2012

Charles Wesley Society Publications Order Form

The Charles Wesley Society has resources available to order. Here is the form to fill out in order to do […]

Charles Wesley Society
November 14, 2012

Hymns for the Nativity of Our Lord by Charles Wesley

"Hymns for the Nativity of Our Lord" is a Facsimile of the First Edition (London: William Strahan, 1745), with introduction and […]

November 12, 2012

Help Us to Help Each Other: Hymns for Life and Ministry with the Poor (by Charles Wesley)

A collection of sixteen Charles Wesley (1707-1788) hymn texts with new musical settings, S T Kimbrough, Jr., General Editor; Carlton […]

June 6, 2012

Charles Wesley’s Final Hymns

"I Too, Forewarned by Jesus' Love" and "In Age and Feebleness Extreme" were Charles Wesley's final hymns. 

March 29, 2012

224th Anniversary of the Death of Charles Wesley

By Dean McIntyre

Charles Wesley died on March 29, 1788 in Marylebone, London, England. 

August 11, 2011

“Rule of Life”

Do all the good you can, By all the means you can, In all the ways you can, In all […]

February 16, 2010

Wesley’s Directions for Singing

from John Wesley's Select Hymns, 1761(reprinted in The United Methodist Hymnal, 1989, page vii)

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