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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)

Führe du uns, o Jehovah

Author: William Williams

William Williams, called the "Watts of Wales," was born in 1717, at Cefn-y-coed, near Llandovery, Carmarthenshire. He originally studied medicine, but abandoned it for theology. He was ordained Deacon in the Church of England, but was refused Priest's Orders, and subsequently attached himself to the Calvinistic Methodists. For half a century he travelled in Wales, preaching the Gospel. He died in 1791. Williams composed his hymns chiefly in the Welsh language; they are still largely used by various religious bodies in the principality. Many of his hymns have appeared in English, and have been collected and published by Sedgwick. His two principal poetical works are "Hosannah to the Son of David," and "Gloria in Excelsis." --Annotati… Go to person page >

Author: W. Rauschenbusch

(no biographical information available about W. Rauschenbusch.) Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Führe du uns, o Jehovah
Welsh Title: Arglwydd arwain trwy'r anialwch (Guide Me, O Thou Great Jehovah)
Author: William Williams
Author: W. Rauschenbusch
Language: German

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Evangeliums-Lieder 1 und 2 (Gospel Hymns) #196

Evangeliums-Lieder, Gospel Hymns mit deutschen Kernliedern #d46

The Selah Song Book (Das Sela Gesangbuch) #d173

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