Prayer of Charles Wesley

Charles Wesley
(c) John Wesleys House & The Museum of Methodism; Supplied by The Public Catalogue Foundation

O thou who camest from above,
The pure celestial fire to impart,
Kindle a flame of sacred love
On the mean altar of my heart.
There let it for thy glory burn
With inextinguishable blaze,
And trembling to its source return
In humble prayer, and fervent praise.

The Oxford Book of Prayer ed. George Appleton