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Heil'ger Geist, du Licht von Gott

Author: Andrew Reed

Reed, Andrew, D.D., son of Andrew Reed, was born in London on Nov. 27, 1787, and educated for the Congregational Ministry at Hackney College, London. He was first the pastor of the New Road Chapel, St. George's-in-the-East, and then of the Wycliffe Chapel, which was built through his exertions in 1830. His degree was conferred by Yule College, America. He died Feb. 25, 1862. As the founder of "The London Orphan Asylum," "The Asylum for Fatherless Children," “The Asylum for Idiots” "The Infant Orphan Asylum," and "The Hospital for Incurables," Dr. Reed is more fully known, and will be longer remembered than by his literary publications. His Hymn Book was the growth of years. The preparation began in 1817, when he published a Supplement… Go to person page >

Translator: W. Rauschenbusch

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Text Information

First Line: Heil'ger Geist, du Licht von Gott
English Title: Holy Ghost, with Light Divine
Author: Andrew Reed
Translator: W. Rauschenbusch
Language: German
Copyright: Public Domain

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Evangeliums-Lieder 1 und 2 (Gospel Hymns) #269

Evangeliums-Saenger #d79

The Selah Song Book (Das Sela Gesangbuch) #d240

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