Das offene Thor

Author: Lydia Baxter

Baxter, Lydia, an American Baptist, was b. at Petersburg, N. York, Sep. 2, 1800, married to Mr. Baxter, and d. in N. Y. June 22, 1874. In addition to her Gems by the Wayside, 1855, Mrs. Baxter contributed many hymns to collections for Sunday Schools, and Evangelistic Services. Of these, the following are the best known:— 1. Cast thy net again, my brother. Patient toil. Given in the Royal Diadem, N. Y., 1873. 2. Go, work in my vineyard. Duty. Also given in the Royal Diadem, 1873, and Mr. Sankey's S. & Solos, No. 4. 3. I'm kneeling, Lord, at mercy's gate. Lent. In Coronation Hymns, &c, N. Y., 1879. 4. I'm weary, I'm fainting, my day's work is done. Longing for rest. Royal Diadem. 1873. 5. In the fadeless s… Go to person page >

Translator: Anonymous

In some hymnals, the editors noted that a hymn's author is unknown to them, and so this artificial "person" entry is used to reflect that fact. Obviously, the hymns attributed to "Author Unknown" "Unknown" or "Anonymous" could have been written by many people over a span of many centuries. Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Geöffnet steht für mich ein Thor
Title: Das offene Thor
English Title: There is a gate that stands ajar
Author: Lydia Baxter
Translator: Anonymous
Language: German
Refrain First Line: Erbarmung, wie erfass' ich dich
Copyright: Public Domain

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English and German Gospel Songs, or The Ebenezer Hymnal #d69

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Evangeliums-Lieder 1 und 2 (Gospel Hymns) #15

Evangeliums-Lieder, Gospel Hymns mit deutschen Kernliedern #d48

Evangeliums-Saenger #d64

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