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What though my joys and comfort die?
The Lord my savior liveth.
What though the darkness gather round?
Songs in the night he giveth.

(My Life Flows On In Endless Song)

Halte deine Krone fest

Halte deine Krone fest

Author: Johann Joseph Winckler
Published in 7 hymnals

Author: Johann Joseph Winckler

Winckler, John Joseph, a German Pietist, was born at Luckau, in Saxony, December 23, 1670. He was at first a pastor at Magdeburg, then a chaplain in the Protestant army, accompanying the troops to Holland and Italy, and at length returned to Magdeburg and became chief minister of the cathedral. He was no less eminent for his mental culture than for his piety. He was a preacher and writer who had the courage of his convictions, and this quality is notably manifest in the hymn by him found in this collection. He died August 11, 1722. Shall I, for fear of feeble man 225 Hymn Writers of the Church Nutter… Go to person page >

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First Line: Halte deine Krone fest
Author: Johann Joseph Winckler
Language: German

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Instances (1 - 7 of 7)

Deutsches Christliches Gesangbuch der Amischen Christlichen Kirche #d65

Deutsches Gesangbuch der Bisch. Methodisten-Kirche #d209

Eine Sammlung von Psalmen, Lobgesaengen, und Geistlichen Liedern #d106

Gesang und Melodienbuch #d233

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