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Herr Jesu Christ, o Gottes Lamm, du Held und Fuerst

Herr Jesu Christ, o Gottes Lamm, du Held und Fuerst

Author: John Dreisbach
Published in 10 hymnals

Author: John Dreisbach

Dreisbach, John (or Johannes). (Buffalo Valley, Pennsylvania, 1789--1871). Evangelical. Self-educated, proficient in both German and English. Licensed at age 17, was assistant to Albright, the founder of his denomination. Was leader of his denomination from 1808: secretary of Conference, presiding elder 1814, publishing agent 1820. With Henry Niebel compiled Das Geistliche Saitenspiel (1817), with Daniel Bertolet compiled Eine Sammlung Neuer Geistlicher Lieder (1821), which included many of his own hymns. Wrote or translated 31 of the 149 hymns in the extremely popular and persistent Geistlich Viole (1818), which has been described as the most important German-language hymnbook of the pre-Civil War period. Dreisbach's purchase (at a cost… Go to person page >

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First Line: Herr Jesu Christ, o Gottes Lamm, du Held und Fuerst
Author: John Dreisbach
Copyright: Public Domain

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Instances (1 - 10 of 10)
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Allgemeine Lieder-Sammlung zum Gegrauch für den privaten und öffentlichen Gottesdienst. (6th Aufl.) #49

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Die allgemeine Lieder-Sammlung zum privat und öffentlichen Gottes-Dienst #49

Die Geistliche Viole #d35

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Die Geistliche Viole #100

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Die Geistliche Viole #139

Die Geistliche Viole #d50

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Evangelisches Gesangbuch mit vierstimmigen Melodien für den öffentlichen und häuslichen Gottesdienst #283[801]

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Evangelisches Gesangbuch #G139

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Evangelisches Gesangbuch #G139

Gesangbuch der Evangelischen Gemeinschaft für öffentlichen und häuslichen Gottesdienst #d321

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