I Know of a Sleep in Jesus' Name

I know of a sleep in Jesus' Name (Service Book and Hymnal)

Author: M. B. Landstad
Tune: DEN SIGNEDE DAG
Published in 2 hymnals

Author: M. B. Landstad

Magnus Brostrup Landstad (born 7 October 1802 in Måsøy, Norway and died 8 October 1880 in Kristiania) was a Norwegian minister, psalmist and poet who published the first collection of authentic Norwegian traditional ballads in 1853. This work was criticized for unscientific methods, but today it is commonly accepted that he contributed significantly to the preservation of the traditional ballads. Landstad lived with his father Hans Landstad (1771–1838) who was also a minister, first in 1806 to Øksnes, to Vinje in 1811 and to Seljord in 1819. He took a theological degree (cand. theol) in 1827, and worked after that as the resident chaplain in Gausdal for six years. After that he worked in different parishes in Telemark, Østfold befo… Go to person page >

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First Line: I know of a sleep in Jesus' Name (Service Book and Hymnal)
Title: I Know of a Sleep in Jesus' Name
Author: M. B. Landstad
Source: Tr.: Service Book and Hymnal, 1958
Language: English
Publication Date: 1958
Copyright: © 1958 1958 Service Book and Hymnal

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Lutheran Book of Worship #342

Service Book and Hymnal of the Lutheran Church in America #299

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