Blessed Jesus, we are here, Your beloved word obeying

Translator: Winfred Douglas

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Author: Benjamin Schmolck

Schmolck, Benjamin, son of Martin Schmolck, or Schmolcke, Lutheran pastor at Brauchitschdorf (now Chrόstnik) near Liegnitz in Silesia (now Poland) was born at Brauchitschdorf, Dec. 21, 1672. He entered the Gymnasium at Lauban in 1688, and spent five years there. After his return home he preached for his father a sermon which so struck the patron of the living that he made Benjamin an allowance for three years to enable him to study theology. He matriculated, at Michaelmas, 1693, at the University of Leipzig, where he came under the influence of J. Olearius, J. B. Carpzov, and others, and throughout his life retained the character of their teaching, viz. a warm and living practical Christianity, but Churchly in tone and not Pietistic. In th… Go to person page >

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First Line: Blessed Jesus, we are here, Your beloved word obeying
Translator: Winfred Douglas
Author: Benjamin Schmolck
Publication Date: 1940
Copyright: Words used by permission of The Church Pension Fund.

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The Hymnal of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the United States of America 1940 #186Page Scan
The Worshipbook: Services and Hymns #310
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