Garve, Carl Bernhard, was born Jan. 24, 1763, at Jeinsen, near Hannover, where his father was a farmer. He was educated at the Moravian schools in Zeist, and Neuwied, at their Pädagogium at Niesky, and their Seminary at Barby. In 1784 he was appointed one of the tutors at Niesky, and in 1789 at Barby; but as his philosophical lectures were thought rather unsettling in their tendency, he was sent, in 1797, to arrange the documents of the archive at Zeist. After his ordination as diaconus of the Moravian church, he was appointed, in 1799, preacher at Amsterdam; in 1801 at Ebersdorf (where he was also inspector of the training school); in 1809 at Berlin; and in 1816 at Neusalza on the Oder. Feeling the burden of years and infirmities he resig… Go to person page >
Author: Jane Borthwick
Miss Jane Borthwick, the translator of this hymn and many others, is of Scottish family. Her sister (Mrs. Eric Findlater) and herself edited "Hymns from the Land of Luther" (1854). She also wrote "Thoughts for Thoughtful Hours (1859), and has contributed numerous poetical pieces to the "Family Treasury," under the signature "H.L.L."
--Annotations of the Hymnal, Charles Hutchins, M.A. 1872.… Go to person page >
Display Title: Alleluia! Jesus LivesFirst Line: Alleluia! Jesus lives!Tune Title: FRED TIL BOD (Lindeman)Author: K. B. Garve, 1763-1841; J. L. Borthwick.813-97Meter: 77 77 77Date: 1996Subject: Resurrection |
Display Title: Hallelujah! Jesus Lives!First Line: Hallelujah! Jesus lives!Tune Title: FRED TIL BODAuthor: Jane L. Borthwick, 1813-1897; Carl B. Garve, 1763-1841Meter: 7 7 7 7 7 7Date: 2006Subject: Easter |
Display Title: Hallelujah! Jesus Lives!First Line: Hallelujah! Jesus livesTune Title: FRED TIL BODAuthor: Carl B. Garve; Jane L. BorthwickMeter: 77.77.77Source: Hymns from the Land of Luther, fourth series, 1862