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Here is my heart, my God, I give it thee

Here is my heart, my God, I give it thee

Author: Ehrenfried Liebich
Published in 14 hymnals

Author: Ehrenfried Liebich

Liebich, Ehrenfried, was born July 15, 1713, at Probsthain, near Goldberg, Silesia, where his father was a miller. He assisted his father in the mill up to his sixteenth year, and was thereafter allowed to study at the Latin school at Schweidnitz, and the St. Elisabeth school at Breslau. At Easter, 1738, he entered the University of Leipzig as a student of Theology, and on concluding his course in 1740, was for some time engaged in private tuition. In April, 1742, he became pastor at Lomnitz and Erdmannsdorf, near Hirschberg, Silesia, and remained there till his death on June 23, 1780 (Koch, vi. 391; Allgemeine Deutsche Biographie, xviii. 584, &c). Liebich is one of the best German hymn-writers of the middle of the 18th century; Scriptura… Go to person page >

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First Line: Here is my heart, my God, I give it thee
German Title: Hier ist mein Herz! Mein Gott, ich geb' es dir)
Author: Ehrenfried Liebich
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 14 of 14)
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A Selection of Hymns #439

Christian Hymns #d62

Elim; or Hymns of Holy Refreshment #d35

Hymnal of the Evangelical Church. Word ed. #d248

Hymns from the Land of Luther, Translated from the German #d26

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Hymns of the Church Militant #462

Mennonite Hymn Book #d128

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The Diadem #120

The Evangelical Hymnal. Text ed. #d128

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The Lecture-Room Hymn-Book #H393

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The Lecture-Room Hymn-Book #T133

The Sabbath Hymn Book. Baptist ed. #d365

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The Welcome #59

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