Der heilige Geist

Author: Philip P. Bliss

Bliss, Philip, b. at Clearfield County, Pennsylvania, July 9, 1838. In 1864 he went to Chicago in the employ of Dr. George F. Root, the musician, where he was engaged in conducting musical Institutes, and in composing Sunday School melodies. Originally a Methodist, he became, about 1871, a choirman of the First Congregational Church, Chicago, and the Superintendent of its Sunday Schools. In 1874 he joined D. W. Whittle in evangelical work. To this cause he gave (although a poor man) the royalty of his Gospel Songs, which was worth some thirty thousand dollars. His death was sudden. It occurred in the railway disaster at Ashtabula, Ohio, Dec. 30, 1876. ... Some of his verses have obtained wide popularity in most English-speaking countries. T… Go to person page >

Translator: Theodor Kuebler

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First Line: Dem heiligen Geiste, der gnädig dich straft
Title: Der heilige Geist
English Title: The Holy Spirit
Author: Philip P. Bliss
Translator: Theodor Kuebler
Language: German

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Evangeliums-Lieder 1 und 2 (Gospel Hymns) #36

Evangeliums-Lieder, Gospel Hymns mit deutschen Kernliedern #d16

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