Him on yonder cross I love

Him on yonder cross I love

Translator: Catherine Winkworth; Author: J. E. Greding
Published in 4 hymnals

Translator: Catherine Winkworth

Catherine Winkworth is "the most gifted translator of any foreign sacred lyrics into our tongue, after Dr. Neale and John Wesley; and in practical services rendered, taking quality with quantity, the first of those who have laboured upon German hymns. Our knowledge of them is due to her more largely than to any or all other translators; and by her two series of Lyra Germanica, her Chorale Book, and her Christian Singers of Germany, she has laid all English-speaking Christians under lasting obligation." --Annotations of the Hymnal, Charles Hutchins, M.A., 1872… Go to person page >

Author: J. E. Greding

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Text Information

First Line: Him on yonder cross I love
German Title: Der am Kreuz ist meine liebe
Translator: Catherine Winkworth
Author: J. E. Greding
Language: English



Instances (1 - 4 of 4)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Christ in Song #189Page Scan
Hymns for the Sanctuary and Social Worship: with tunes #579Page Scan
Offices of Worship and Hymns: with tunes, 3rd ed., revised and enlarged #1067Page Scan
The Liturgy and the Office of Worship and Hymns of the American Province of the Unitas Fratrum, or the Moravian Church #1067Page Scan
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