Af Naade blot

Af naade blot had Gud mig til sig draget

Author: Joel Blomqvist
Tune: JAG HAR EN VÅN
Published in 1 hymnal

Author: Joel Blomqvist

Blomqvist, Joël. (Stockholm, Sweden, November 15, 1840--October 30, 1930, Kullarstad, Sweden). Swedish Free Church Movement. Upholsterer by trade, lay preacher and singer. Colporteur for Uppsala City Mission, 1874-1878. Wrote about 400 hymn texts in the pietistic tradition and almost as many tunes. Published several hymn collections including Sabbatsklockan, 1877-1878, and Fridstoner, 1879-1882. Edited musical periodical, Fridsrösten, 1884-1886. His works are representative of the Rosenian revival period. Author of "Heavenly Father, Hear My Supplication," (Helige Fader, böj ditt öra neder), "Heavenly Spirit, Gentle Spirit" (Himladuva, Ande ljuva), "Praise the Lord, All Praise and Blessing" (Loven Herren, ty att lova), and "Sabbath Day o… Go to person page >

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First Line: Af naade blot had Gud mig til sig draget
Title: Af Naade blot
Author: Joel Blomqvist
Language: Norwegian
Publication Date: 1906
Copyright: This text in in the public domain in the United States because it was published before 1923.
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