Ach lieben Christen, jung und alt

Ach lieben Christen, jung und alt

Author: Bartholomaüs Ringwaldt
Published in 2 hymnals

Author: Bartholomaüs Ringwaldt

Bartholomew Ringwaldt was born at Frankfort-on-the-Oder, in 1530, and was a Lutheran pastor at Langfield, in Prussia, where he died, 1598. His hymns resemble Luther's in their simplicity and power. Several of them were written to comfort himself and others in the sufferings they endured from famine, pestilence, fire and floods. In 1581, he published "Hymns for the Sundays and Festivals of the whole Year." --Annotations of the Hymnal, Charles Hutchins, M.A. 1872.… Go to person page >

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First Line: Ach lieben Christen, jung und alt
Author: Bartholomaüs Ringwaldt

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