Abide with us, our Savior, Uphold us with Thy grace

Abide with us, our Savior, Uphold us with Thy grace

Author: Joshua Stegmann (1628); Translator: Joseph A. Seiss (1899)
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Author: Joshua Stegmann

Stegmann, Josua, D.D., son of Ambrosius Stegmann, Lutheran pastor at Siilzfeld, near Meiningen, and finally, in 1593, superintendent at Eckartsberga, near Merseburg, was born at Sülzfeld, Sept. 14,1588. He entered the University of Leipzig in 1608, M.A. in 1611, and was for sometime adjunct of the Philosophical Faculty. In 1617 he was ap¬pointed Superintendent of the district (Grafschaft) of Schaumburg, and also pastor at Stadthagen, and first professor of the Gymnasium there; and before entering on his duties graduated D.D. at Wittenberg, on Oct. 24, 1617. When the Gymnasium was erected into a university, and transferred (1621) to Rinteln, he became ordinary professor of Theology there. By the outbreak of war he was forced to flee from R… Go to person page >

Translator: Joseph A. Seiss

Joseph Augustus Seiss (March 18, 1823–June 20, 1904) was an American theologian and Lutheran minister. He was known for his religion writings on pyramidology and dispensationalism. See also in: Wikipedia  Go to person page >

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First Line: Abide with us, our Savior, Uphold us with Thy grace
Author: Joshua Stegmann (1628)
Translator: Joseph A. Seiss (1899)
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