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Gottes Walten über den Kindern

Aus dem Himmel ferne, wo die Englein sind

Author: Johann Wilhelm Hey (1854)
Tune: [Mit dem Pfeil, dem Bogen]
Published in 39 hymnals

Author: Johann Wilhelm Hey

Hey, Johann Wilhelm, son of H. A. Hey, pastor at Leina, near Gotha, was born at Leina, March 26, 1789. He studied at the Universities of Jena and Göttingen, became in 1811 licentiate in theology, and, after varied tutorial work, was appointed in 1818 pastor at Töttelstadt, near Gotha. In 1827 he became court preacher at Gotha, where his preaching attracted large audiences, but being regarded as a Pietist, was in 1832 appointed superintendent of Ichtershausen. He died at Ichtershausen, May 19, 1854 (Koch, vii. 262-266; Allgemeine Deutsche Biographie, xii. 344-345; MS. from Pfarrer Ortlob of Leina). Hey's poems were mostly written for children. The best known are his Fabeln für Kinder, with illustrations by Otto Speckter, of which the fir… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Aus dem Himmel ferne, wo die Englein sind
Title: Gottes Walten über den Kindern
Author: Johann Wilhelm Hey (1854)
Language: German
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 39 of 39)

349 Lieder fuer Schule und Haus in den Vereinigsten Staaten #d14

Concordia-Kinderchoere #d18

Deutsches Lieder- und Melodienbuch, mit einem Anhang englisher Lieder #d29

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Deutsches Liederbuch #3

Evangelisches Liederbuch fuer Gemeinde-Schule-Haus #d8

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Frohe Lieder #10

German Sunday School Songs ... for the Beachy Amish of Lancaster County, PA. #d7

German Sunday School Songs ... for the Beachy Amish of Lancaster County, PA. #d7

Gesangbuch fuer Deutsche Sonntagsschulen #d17

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Gesangbuch mit Noten #440

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Gesangbuch mit Noten #440

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Gesänge für Sonntag-Schulen #16

Gesanguechlein fuer Katholische Kinder #d3

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Glockenklänge #250

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Gute Botschaft #239

Harfen-Klaenge #d18

Kinder-Lieder zum Gebrauch fuer Schulen, Sonntagsschulen uind Familien #d2

Kleiner Liederschatz fuer Jung und Alt #d7

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Kleiner Liederschatz #10

Lieder fuer Kinder Gottes zur Erbauung, Ermahnung und Einladung #d10

Liederbuch fuer Sonntagsschulen #d11

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Lobe den Herrn! #130

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Muntere Lieder #132

Psalterlust fuer die Christliche Jugend #d21

Psalterlust fuer die Christliche Jugend. Rev. #ad21

Schulharfe mit bezifferten Noten fuer Sonntags und Wochenschulen #d11

Sonntags-Schul-Harfe #d9

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Sonntags-Schul-Harfe #132

Sonntagschulbuch fuer Evangelisch-Lutherische Gemeinden. Neue verm. Ausg. #d24

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Sonntagschulbuch für Evangelisch-Lutherische Gemeinden #172

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Sonntagsschul-Gesangbuch der Reformirten Kirche in den Vereinigten Staaten #235

Sonntagsschul-Gesangbuch der Reformirten Kirchen in den Vereinigten Staaten #d10

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Sonntagsschulharfe #5

Sursum Corda #d6

The Selah Song Book (Das Sela Gesangbuch) #d47

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