Consolad al pueblo mío

Author: Johann Olearius

Johannes Olearius (b. Halle, Germany, 1611; d. Weissenfels, Germany, 1684) Born into a family of Lutheran theologians, Olearius received his education at the University of Wittenberg and later taught theology there. He was ordained a Lutheran pastor and appointed court preacher to Duke August of Sachsen-Weissenfels in Halle and later to Duke Johann Adolph in Weissenfels. Olearius wrote a commentary on the entire Bible, published various devotional books, and produced a translation of the Imitatio Christi by Thomas a Kempis. In the history of church music Olearius is mainly remembered for his hymn collection, which was widely used in Lutheran churches. Bert Polman… Go to person page >

Translator: Dimas Planas-Belfort

(no biographical information available about Dimas Planas-Belfort.) Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Consolad al pueblo mío
German Title: Tröstet, tröstet meine Lieben
Author: Johann Olearius
Translator: Dimas Planas-Belfort
Language: Spanish
Copyright: Tr. © 1989 Editoral Avance Luterano

Tune

GENEVAN 42

Louis Bourgeois (PHH 3) composed or adapted this tune for Psalm 42 for the Genevan psalter. The 1564 harmonization by Claude Goudimel (PHH 6) originally placed the melody in the tenor. An alternate harmonization with descants by Johann Crüger (PHH 42) can be found opposite 41 in the Psalter Hymnal.…

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Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 3 of 3)

El Himnario #58

El Himnario Presbiteriano #58

Praise y Adoración #136b

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