Die Ewigkeit eilt rasch herbei

Fleht, Brüder, fleht, Die Zeit enteilet

Author: Horatius Bonar; Translator: Wm. Appel
Tune: [Pray, brethren, pray!]
Published in 3 hymnals

Author: Horatius Bonar

Horatius Bonar was born at Edinburgh, in 1808. His education was obtained at the High School, and the University of his native city. He was ordained to the ministry, in 1837, and since then has been pastor at Kelso. In 1843, he joined the Free Church of Scotland. His reputation as a religious writer was first gained on the publication of the "Kelso Tracts," of which he was the author. He has also written many other prose works, some of which have had a very large circulation. Nor is he less favorably known as a religious poet and hymn-writer. The three series of "Hymns of Faith and Hope," have passed through several editions. --Annotations of the Hymnal, Charles Hutchins, M.A. 1872… Go to person page >

Translator: Wm. Appel

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First Line: Fleht, Brüder, fleht, Die Zeit enteilet
Title: Die Ewigkeit eilt rasch herbei
English Title: Eternity is Drawing Nigh
Author: Horatius Bonar
Translator: Wm. Appel
Language: German
Refrain First Line: Die Ewigkeit eilt rasch herbei
Copyright: Public Domain

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