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Sicherer Stand

Author: Elizabeth Cecilia Clephane

Clephane, Elizabeth Cecilia, third daughter of Andrew Clephane, Sheriff of Fife, was born at Edinburgh, June 18, 1830, and died at Bridgend House, near Melrose, Feb. 19, 1869. Her hymns appeared, almost all for the first time, in the Family Treasury, under the general title of Breathings on the Border. In publishing the first of these in the Treasury, the late Rev. W. Arnot, of Edinburgh, then editor, thus introduced them:— "These lines express the experiences, the hopes, and the longings of a young Christian lately released. Written on the very edge of this life, with the better land fully, in the view of faith, they seem to us footsteps printed on the sands of Time, where these sands touch the ocean of Eternity. These footprints of one… Go to person page >

Translator: Ernst Gebhardt

(no biographical information available about Ernst Gebhardt.) Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Am Kreuze meines Heilands
Title: Sicherer Stand
English Title: Beneath the Cross of Jesus
Translator: Ernst Gebhardt
Author: Elizabeth Cecilia Clephane
Language: German
Copyright: Public Domain

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Frohe Botschaft und Evangeliums-Lieder #190

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Frohe Lieder und Brüder-Harfe #49

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Neue Zions-Lieder #111

Unser Liederhort. I Teil. Sammlung auserlesener Lieder ... #d13

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