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What though my joys and comfort die?
The Lord my savior liveth.
What though the darkness gather round?
Songs in the night he giveth.

(My Life Flows On In Endless Song)

Er fuehret hinein, er muss auch Helffer sein

Er fuehret hinein, er muss auch Helffer sein

Author: Johann Daniel Herrnschmidt
Published in 2 hymnals

Author: Johann Daniel Herrnschmidt

Herrnschmidt, Johann Daniel, was born April 11, 1675, at Bopfingen, in W├╝rttemberg, where his father, G. A. Herrnschmidt, was from 1673-1702 diaconus, and 1702-1714 Town preacher. He entered the University of Altdorf in 1696 (M.A. 1698), and in the autumn of 1698 went to Halle. In the spring of 1702 he became assistant to his father, and in July, 1702, Heifer at the Town church. In 1712 he became superintendent, court preacher and consistorialrath at Idstein, and in the same year graduated D.D. at Halle. He was finally, in 1715, appointed Professor of Theology at Halle, and in 1716 also sub-director of the Orphanage and the Padagogium there. He died at Halle, Feb. 5, 1723 (Koch, iv. 349-354, 569, &c). He was one of the best hymnwriters of… Go to person page >

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First Line: Er fuehret hinein, er muss auch Helffer sein
Author: Johann Daniel Herrnschmidt

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Davidisches Psalter-Spiel der Kinder Zions #d195

Zionitischer Weyrauchs Huegel; oder, Weyrrhen Berg #d116

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