Ach wär' ich doch schon droben!

Translator: Ernst Gottlieb Woltersdorf

Woltersdorf: Ernst Gottlieb W., as a hymn writer, preacher, prolific writer and educators in the field of Erbauungslitteratur one of the most outstanding representatives of pietistic healthy heart and mind towards the middle of the 18th Century. He was born on 31 May 1725 as the sixth son of the preacher to Gabriel Luke Friedrichsfelde in Berlin, who was appointed 10 years after its birth as a preacher at the St. George Church in Berlin. The blessing of a serious Christian education accompanied him to the Berlin High School to the gray convent, from which he received in 1742, only 17 years old, the University of Halle, to be under the direction of the pietistic school teachers belonging to J. Lange, Michael, Baumgarten and Knapp to pay the… Go to person page >

Author: Lizzie DeArmond

Lizzie De Armond was a prolific writer of children's hymns, recitations and exercises. When she was twelve years old her first poem was published in the Germantown, Pa. Telegraph, however, it was not until she was a widow with eight children to support that she started writing in earnest. She wrote articles, librettos, nature stories and other works, as well as hymns. Dianne Shapiro, from "The Singers and Their Songs: sketches of living gospel hymn writers" by Charles Hutchinson Gabriel (Chicago: The Rodeheaver Company, 1916) Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Ach, wär' ich doch schon [dort] droben
Title: Ach wär' ich doch schon droben!
Translator: Ernst Gottlieb Woltersdorf
Author: Lizzie DeArmond
Language: German
Refrain First Line: Dort bei den sel'gen Chören

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 25 of 25)

Andachtsklaenge #d7

Das Christliche Gesang-Buch #d15

Deutsches Gesangbuch der Bisch. Methodisten-Kirche #d12

Page Scan

Die Geistliche Viole #159

Die Geistliche Viole #d8

English and German Gospel Songs, or The Ebenezer Hymnal #d6

Page Scan

Evangelisches Gesangbuch. Die kleine Palme, mit Anhang #171

Page Scan

Evangelisches Gesangbuch #G159

Page Scan

Evangelisches Gesangbuch #G159

Gebet- und Danklieder fuer Erweckungs- und Gebetsversammlungen #d2

Gebet- und Danklieder, Nr. 2, fuer Erweckungs- und Gebetsversammlung #d1

Gesang und Melodienbuch #d16

Gesangbuch der Evangelischen Gemeinschaft für öffentlichen und häuslichen Gottesdienst #d20

Page Scan

Gesangbuch in Mennoniten-Gemeinden in Kirche und Haus #641

Page Scan

Gesangbuch mit Noten #516

Page Scan

Gesangbuch mit Noten #516

Glaubens-Lieder #d15

Page Scan

Heils-Lieder, eine Sammlung Geistlicher Lieder für Sonntagsschulen, Jugendvereine #166

Himmelwaerts, eine Sammlung Geistlicher Lieder fuer Sonntagschulen und Jugendvereine #d1

Himmelwaerts, eine Sammlung Geistlicher Lieder fuer Sonntagschulen und Jugendvereine [Mit Anhand] #ad1

Page Scan

Pilgerklänge #165

Sammlung von geistlichen Liedern ... kirchlicher und haeuslichen Gottesdienst #d8

Suggestions or corrections? Contact us



Advertisements


It looks like you are using an ad-blocker. Ad revenue helps keep us running. Please consider white-listing Hymnary.org or subscribing to eliminate ads entirely and help support Hymnary.org.