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Author: Herman G. Stuempfle
Rev. Dr. Herman G. Stuempfle, Jr., 83, died Tuesday, March 13, 2007, after a long illness. Born April 2, 1923, in Clarion, he was the son of the late Herman G. and Helen (Wolfe) Stuempfle, Sr. Stuempfle lived most of his life in Gettysburg, PA. He served as President of the Lutheran Theological Seminary in Gettysburg. He attended Hughesville public schools, and was a graduate of Susquehanna University and the Lutheran Theological Seminary at Gettysburg. He received additional advanced degrees from Union Theological Seminary in New York and a doctoral degree at Southern California School of Theology at Claremont. He retired in 1989. Rev. Dr. Stuempfle was the author of several books and numerous articles and lectures on preaching, history, a… Go to person page >
Thought by some scholars to date back to the Middle Ages, KINGSFOLD is a folk tune set to a variety of texts in England and Ireland. The tune was published in English Country Songs [sic: English County Songs] (1893), an anthology compiled by Lucy E. Broadwood and J. A. Fuller Maitland. After having…
Display Title: How Small Our Span of LifeFirst Line: How small our span of life, O GodTune Title: KINGSFOLDAuthor: Herman G. Stuempfle Jr., b. 1923Meter: C M DDate: 2006Subject: Hope, Assurance | ; Journey, Pilgrimage |
Display Title: How Small Our Span of Life, O GodFirst Line: [How Small Our Span of Life, O God]Author: Herman G StuempfleScripture: Psalm 39Date: 2008Source: The Word Goes Forth (G. I. A. Publications, 1993)