As a bird in meadows fair

As a bird in meadows fair

Translator: Catherine Winkworth
Published in 4 hymnals

Translator: Catherine Winkworth

Catherine Winkworth is "the most gifted translator of any foreign sacred lyrics into our tongue, after Dr. Neale and John Wesley; and in practical services rendered, taking quality with quantity, the first of those who have laboured upon German hymns. Our knowledge of them is due to her more largely than to any or all other translators; and by her two series of Lyra Germanica, her Chorale Book, and her Christian Singers of Germany, she has laid all English-speaking Christians under lasting obligation." --Annotations of the Hymnal, Charles Hutchins, M.A., 1872… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: As a bird in meadows fair
German Title: Wie ein Vogel lieblich singet
Translator: Catherine Winkworth
Language: English



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Hymnal of the Evangelical Church. Word ed. #d41
Pilgrim Songs No.2 #d20
Songs of the Soul: gathered out of many lands and ages #13Page Scan
Sunday School Service Book and Hymnal #119Page Scan
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