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Davids Trost und größtes Glücke

Davids Trost und größtes Glücke

Author: Paul Gerhardt (alt.)
Published in 4 hymnals

Author: Paul Gerhardt

Gerhardt, Paulus, son of Christian Gerhardt, burgomaster of Gräfenhaynichen, near Wittenberg, was born at Grafenhaynichen, Mar. 12, 1607. On January 2, 1628, he matriculated at the University of Wittenberg. In the registers of St. Mary's church, Wittenberg, his name appears as a godfather, on July 13, 1641, described still as "studiosus," and he seems to have remained in Wittenberg till at least the end of April, 1642. He appears to have gone to Berlin in 1642 or 1643, and was there for some time (certainly after 1648) a tutor in the house of the advocate Andreas Barthold, whose daughter (Anna Maria, b. May 19, 1622, d. March 5, 1668) became his wife in 1655. During this period he seems to have frequently preached in Berlin. He was appoint… Go to person page >

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First Line: Davids Trost und größtes Glücke
Author: Paul Gerhardt (alt.)

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Deutsche Gesangbuch fuer die Evangelisch-Lutherische Kirche in den Vereinigten Staaten Herausgegeben mit kirchlicher Genehmigung #d75
Deutsches Gesangbuch für die Evangelisch-Luterische Kirche in den Vereinigten Staaten: herausgegeben mit kirchlicher Genehmigung #481Page Scan
Deutsches Gesangbuch für die Evangelisch-Luterische Kirche in den Vereinigten Staaten: herausgegeben mit kirchlicher Genehmigung (22nd aufl.) #481Page Scan
Deutsches Gesangbuch: für den Evangelisch-Lutherische Kirche in den Vereinigten Staaten herausgegen mit kirchlicher Genehmigung #481Page Scan
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