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Nicolai Frederik Severin Grundtvig was the son of a pastor, and was born at Udby, in Seeland, in 1783. He studied in the University of Copenhagen from 1800-1805; and, like some other eminent men, did not greatly distinguish himself; his mind was too active and his imagination too versatile to bear the restraint of the academic course. After leaving the university he took to teaching; first in Langeland, then (1808) in Copenhagen. Here he devoted his attention to poetry, literature, and Northern antiquities. In 1810 he became assistant to his father in a parish in Jutland. The sermon he preached at his ordination, on the subject "Why has the Lord's word disappeared from His house," attracted much attention, which is rarely the case with "pro… Go to person page >
Display Title: Gud Helligaand, opfyld med LystFirst Line: Gud Helligaand, opfyld med LystAuthor: N. F. S. GrundtvigDate: 1897Subject: Common Hymns for High Mass | For Preaching; Sædvanlige Salmer til Høimesse | For PrædikenSource: Latin, 14th Aarh.
Display Title: Gud Helligaand, opfyld med LystFirst Line: Gud Helligaand, opfyld med LystDate: 1890Subject: Den Heillig-Aands Naadevirkninger i Almindelighed | ; First Pentecost | ; Første Pintsedag | ; Psalmer ved Kirkevielse | ; Psalmer ved Missionsmøder | ; Psalms at Mission Meetings | ; Psalms of Church | ; The Blessings of the Holy Spirit |