I have fought a good fight, I have finished my course, I have kept the faith.@2 Timothy 4:7

Charles Wesley, Short Hymns on Select Passages of Holy Scripture (Bristol, England: E. Farley, 1762), Volume II, numbers 665 & 667, pages 338-39.

Victory (Whitehead) H. A. Whitehead, in The Methodist Hymnal (New York: Methodist Book Concern, 1905), number 391 (🔊 pdf nwc).

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Charles Wesley (1707-1788)

I the good fight have fought,
O when shall I declare!
The victory by my Savior got,
I long with Paul to share.

O may I triumph so,
When all my warfare’s past;
And dying find my latest foe
Beneath my feet at last!

This blessèd word be mine,
Just as the port is gained,
Kept by the power of grace divine,
I have the faith maintained!

Th’Apostles of my Lord,
To whom it first was given,
They could not speak a greater word,
Nor all the saints in Heaven.