I am the Lord, O hear my voice

Translator: Joanna Sundermann Andres

Andres, Johanna Sudermann. (South Russia, 1903-- ). Mennonite. Graduate of Goshen College, Goshen, Indiana (A.B.) and Bethel College, Newton, Kansas (A.B./Ed., B.Th., the latter with studies at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Forth Worth, Texas). Married to Herman J. Andres, Newton, Kansas. Public school teacher, editor of church periodicals, poet, and hymn translator. --Lester Hostetler, DNAH Archives Go to person page >

Author: Angelus Silesius

Pen name of Johann Scheffler… Go to person page >

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First Line: I am the Lord, O hear my voice
Author: Angelus Silesius
Translator: Joanna Sundermann Andres
Language: English



MACHS MIT MIR was first published in the collection of music Das ander Theil des andern newen Operis Geistlicher Deutscher Lieder (1605) by Bartholom√§us Gesius (b. M√ľnchenberg, near Frankfurt, Germany, c. 1555; d. Frankfurt, 1613). A prolific composer, Gesius wrote almost exclusively for the churc…

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Instances (1 - 3 of 3)

Songs of the Church #d88

The Mennonite Hymnal #329

The Mennonite Hymnary, published by the Board of Publication of the General Conference of the Mennonite Church of North America #565

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