Great Shepherd (Hallgasd meg, Izráel pásztora)

Great Shepherd of Thy people hear us! (Hallgasd meg, Izráel pásztora)

Author: Th. de Bèze; Author: A. Szenczi Molnár (1607)
Tune: [Hallgass meg, Izráel pásztora]
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Author: Th. de Bèze

Bèze, Théodore de, born at Vezelay, in Burgundy, 1519; died 1605. Bèze’s father was of noble birth. He occupied the post of bailiff at Vezelay. Bèza received a first-rate classical education under Melchior Wolmar. Before he was 20 he wrote some poetry in imitation of Catullus and Ovid, the licentiousness of which he mourned and condemned in alter years. A brilliant prospect of Church emoluments turned his attention from the distasteful study of law. The income of the Priory of Longjumeau made him rich, and he became a prominent member of the literary world at Paris. But his entrance into Orders was barred by a secret marriage with Claudine Denosse. Subsequently, when the offer of the abbey of Froidmont by his uncle made it necessary f… Go to person page >

Author: A. Szenczi Molnár

Hungarian Protestant theologian Go to person page >

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First Line: Great Shepherd of Thy people hear us! (Hallgasd meg, Izráel pásztora)
Title: Great Shepherd (Hallgasd meg, Izráel pásztora)
Author: Th. de Bèze
Author: A. Szenczi Molnár (1607)
Language: English; Hungarian

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Little Psalterium: Geneva Psalms and Hungarian Hymns #12



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