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All is dying, hearts are breaking

All is dying, hearts are breaking

Author: Karl Johann Philipp Spitta
Published in 14 hymnals

Author: Karl Johann Philipp Spitta

Spitta, Carl Johann Philipp, D.D., was born Aug. 1, 1801, at Hannover, where his father, Lebrecht Wilhelm Gottfried Spitta, was then living, as bookkeeper and teacher of the French language. In his eleventh year Spitta fell into a severe illness, which lasted for four years, and so threw him back that his mother (the father died in 1805) abandoned the idea of a professional career, and apprenticed him to a watchmaker. This occupation did not prove at all congenial to him, but he would not confess his dislike, and his family were ignorant of it till an old friend, who was trying to comfort him after the death of a younger brother, discovered his true feelings. The younger brother had been preparing for ordination, and so Carl was now invited… Go to person page >

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First Line: All is dying, hearts are breaking
Author: Karl Johann Philipp Spitta

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Hymns and Songs of Praise for Public and Social Worship #1306

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Songs for the Sanctuary, or Hymns and Tunes for Christian Worship #b761

Songs for the Sanctuary, or Hymns and Tunes for Christian Worship #761

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Songs for the Sanctuary #761

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Songs for the Sanctuary #761

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Songs for the Sanctuary #761

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Songs for the Sanctuary; or Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Baptist Ed.) #761

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Songs for the Sanctuary; or, Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Words only) #761

The Advent Christian Hymnal #d21

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The Baptist Praise Book #1022

The Book of Praise #d15

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The Clifton Chapel Collection of "Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs" #1410

The Service of Praise #d3

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The Standard Church Hymnal #465

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