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For a thousand tongues to sing! : life and hymns of Charles Wesley / Lathika International Film & Entertainment.

Other author/creatorFilms for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Other author/creatorFilms Media Group.
Other author/creatorLathika International Film & Entertainment.
Format Electronic and Video (Streaming)
Publication InfoNew York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2010], ©2007.
Description1 streaming video file (55 min.) : sound, color, digital file.
Supplemental Content Part of the Films on Demand collection
Subject(s)
Variant title Life and hymns of Charles Wesley
Contents Charles Wesley's Life (1:08) -- Charles Wesley's England (1:22) -- Hogarth's London (1:33) -- Charles Wesley: Early Years (1:02) -- Wesley's Upbringing (1:05) -- Wesley the "Methodist" (1:30) -- Charles Wesley: Missionary to the Georgia Indians (1:00) -- Charles Wesley and Moravian Christians (1:21) -- Wesley Brothers in America (1:27) -- Trouble in Georgia (1:25) -- Wesley Brothers in England (1:07) -- Wesley Brothers and Moravian Christianity (1:22) -- Doctrine of Salvation (1:07) -- True Conversion of Charles Wesley (1:21) -- Charles Wesley: At Peace with God (1:25) -- Wesley and Christ's Protection (1:18) -- Final Conversion (1:33) -- Wesley Brothers and Martin Luther (1:33) -- Wesley Brothers: Assured of Salvation (0:23) -- Charles Wesley: Evangelist (1:12) -- Missionaries and Music (1:20) -- Poetry and Hymns (1:21) -- Wesley's First Hymnbook (1:16) -- Hymns About God's Love (1:06) -- Application of Faith (1:01) -- Personal Amazement at God's Love (1:33) -- Methodist Revival (1:10) -- Private Side of Charles Wesley (1:07) -- Wesley: Poet and Parent (1:30) -- Verbal Power and Imagery (1:57) -- Wesley Brothers in Partnership (1:26) -- Hymn: "Jesus, Lover of My Soul" (1:57) -- Words and Music: Expression of Faith (1:31) -- Wesley's Christmas Carol (1:20) -- Poetic Language of Wesley's Hymnody (1:59) -- Lasting Quality of Wesley's Hymns (1:35) -- "Amazing Love" (1:02) -- A Hymn on His Lips (1:49) -- Death of Charles Wesley (1:35) -- Postlude: Death of Charles Wesley's Widow and Brother (0:34)
Abstract Between 1738 and 1788, Charles Wesley wrote more than 9,000 hymns and sacred poems, work which earned him the title "The Sweet Bard of Methodism." This program recounts Wesley's life and life's work, with special attention to his better-known songs, such as "Hark! The Herald Angels Sing." Scholars of music and theology speak about Wesley's childhood, education, and missionary work; explore the roots of his passion for hymn-writing; and demonstrate how Wesley's impressive body of work consistently embraced astute references to Scripture, poetic language, and personal experience.
General noteEncoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on Jan. 28, 2010.
General noteFilms on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Access restrictionAccess requires authentication through Films on Demand.
Technical detailsMode of access: Internet.
Technical detailsSystem requirements: FOD playback platform.
Source of descriptionTitle from distributor's description.
Issued in other formOriginally produced: Lathika International Film & Entertainment, 2010 9781616166502
Genre/formEducational films.
Genre/formInternet videos.
Genre/formVideorecording.
Publisher number41275 Films Media Group

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