Praise thou the Lord, the Almighty

Translator: J. T. Hatfield

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Author: Joachim Neander

Neander, Joachim, was born at Bremen, in 1650, as the eldest child of the marriage of Johann Joachim Neander and Catharina Knipping, which took place on Sept. 18, 1649, the father being then master of the Third Form in the Paedagogium at Bremen. The family name was originally Neumann (Newman) or Niemann, but the grandfather of the poet had assumed the Greek form of the name, i.e. Neander. After passing through the Paedagogium he entered himself as a student at the Gymnasium illustre (Academic Gymnasium) of Bremen in Oct. 1666. German student life in the 17th century was anything but refined, and Neander seems to have been as riotous and as fond of questionable pleasures as most of his fellows. In July 1670, Theodore Under-Eyck came to Breme… Go to person page >

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First Line: Praise thou the Lord, the Almighty
Translator: J. T. Hatfield
Author: Joachim Neander

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Elmhurst Hymnal: and orders of worship for the Sunday school, young people's meetings and church services #O59Page Scan
Hymnal of the Evangelical Church. Word ed. #d614
The Apostolic Christian Hymnal, a Collection of Translations of Hymns ... in the "Zions Harfe" #d156
The Evangelical Hymnal. Text ed. #d299



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