Der Abend kommt, die Sonne sich verdecket

Der Abend kommt, die Sonne sich verdecket

Author: Gerhard Tersteegen
Published in 17 hymnals

Author: Gerhard Tersteegen

Tersteegen, Gerhard, a pious and useful mystic of the eighteenth century, was born at Mörs, Germany, November 25, 1697. He was carefully educated in his childhood, and then apprenticed (1715) to his older brother, a shopkeeper. He was religiously inclined from his youth, and upon coming of age he secured a humble cottage near Mühlheim, where he led a life of seclusion and self-denial for many years. At about thirty years of age he began to exhort and preach in private and public gatherings. His influence became very great, such was his reputation for piety and his success in talking, preaching, and writing concerning spiritual religion. He wrote one hundred and eleven hymns, most of which appeared in his Spiritual Flower Garden (1731). He… Go to person page >

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First Line: Der Abend kommt, die Sonne sich verdecket
Author: Gerhard Tersteegen



Instances (1 - 17 of 17)

Das kleine Davidische Psalterspiel der Kinder Zions #d6

Davidisches Psalter-Spiel der Kinder Zions #d132

Die kleine Lieder Sammlung, oder Auszug aus dem Psalterspiel der Kinder Zions. 1 aufl. #d23

Ein Neues, Unpartheyisches Gesangbuch zum Allgemeinen Gebrauch des Wahren Gottesdienstes ... 1. Ausg. #d68

Herzens Opfer, eine Sammlung geistreicher Lieder, aus den mehrsten jetzt ueblichen Gesangbuecher ... #d52

Kirchenbuch der Ev.- Luth.-Christus Gemeinde, in New York #d124

Zionitischer Weyrauchs Huegel; oder, Weyrrhen Berg #d75

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