John Francis Wade

(1711-1786)


Country: England

John Francis Wade was an English hymnist who composed the hymn "Adeste Fideles", also known as "O Come, All Ye Faithful". After the 1745 Jacobite revolt was suppressed in England, Wade escaped to France where he lived amongst other exiled English Catholics and taught music.

Free sheet music by John Francis Wade

O Come, All Ye Faithful