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Hallelujah, der Heiland lebt, nun ist auf Erden Friede

Hallelujah, der Heiland lebt, nun ist auf Erden Friede

Author: Christian Gregor; Author: Matthaeus Stach
Tune: ICH DANK' DIR SCHON
Published in 4 hymnals

Author: Christian Gregor

Gregor, Christian, son of Georg Gregor, a peasant living in the Silesian village of Dirsdorf, near Peilau, was born at Dirsdorf, Jan. 1, 1723. In 1742 he went to Herrnhut, where he was at first employed in tuition. He became leader of the music in the [Moravian] Brethren's congregation at Herrnhaag, in 1748, and in 1749 at Zeist; but in 1753 he returned to Herrnhut as cashier of the Brethren's Board of Direction. He was, in 1756, ordained diaconus, in 1767 presbyter, and in 1789 bishop of the Brethren's Church. On Nov. 6,1801, he attended a meeting, held at Herrnhut, of the Board of Direction of which he had been a member from 1764. Just as he entered his house at Berthelsdorf, near Herrnhut, he was struck with paralysis, and died that same… Go to person page >

Author: Matthaeus Stach

Stach, Matthaus, b. March 4, 1711, at Mankendorf, Moravia. 1733 Moravian missionary in Greenland. 1771 Moravian minister in Pennsylvania, d. Dec. 21, 1787. --John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology (1907)  Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Hallelujah, der Heiland lebt, nun ist auf Erden Friede
Author: Christian Gregor
Author: Matthaeus Stach
Language: German
Copyright: Public Domain

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