|Short Name:||Valdimar Briem|
|Full Name:||Valdimar Briem, 1848-1930|
Born: February 1, 1848, Grund, Iceland.
Died: May 3, 1930, Stóri-Núpur, Iceland.
Briem attended the Theological Seminary in Reykjavik, was ordained in 1873, and in 1880 became pastor of the Stóri-Núpur parish, where he served for three decades. In 1909, he became vice-bishop of Skálholt. The 1886 Icelandic hymnal has 102 original hymns by Briem, and 39 of his translations.
Hve dryalegur er Drottinn
(How Marvelous God’s Greatness)
Lord, Let Thy Spirit
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|Texts by Valdimar Briem (12)||As||Instances|
|Full soon will fall the winter rain||Valdimar Briem (Translator)||2|
|Good Shepherd, Thou who gavest||Valdimar Briem (Author)||2|
|How glorious is God's greatness!||Valdimar Briem (Author)||8|
|I stand by the lonely breakers||Valdimar Briem (Author)||2|
|Lord, let Thy Spirit, from earthly passion weaning||Valdimar Briem (Author)||5|
|O Thou who madest water wine||Valdimar Briem (Author)||2|
|Oft in death's shadowy vale, like screen of night||Valdimar Briem (Author)||2|
|This wondrous world, my God, a book I deem||Valdimar Briem (Translator)||2|
|Unto God's House in olden day||Valdimar Briem (Author)||2|
|What though this weary earth-born flesh lie fettered||Valdimar Briem (Author)||2|
|What time life's early morning||Valdimar Briem (Author)||2|
|When winds far-blown from realms of pain||Valdimar Briem (Author)||2|