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God himself is with us, Let us all adore Him (Hymnal 1940)

God himself is with us, Let us all adore Him (Hymnal 1940)

Author: Gerhardt Terstegen (1729)
Published in 6 hymnals

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Author: Gerhardt Terstegen

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 >

Text Information

First Line: God himself is with us, Let us all adore Him (Hymnal 1940)
German Title: Gott ist gegenwärtig
Author: Gerhardt Terstegen (1729)
Source: Tr.: Hymnal 1940
Language: English
Copyright: Tr. © The Church Pension Fund.



Instances (1 - 2 of 2)

Hymnal #16

The Hymnal 1982 #475

Include 4 pre-1979 instances
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