I know thy thoughts are peace toward me

I know thy thoughts are peace toward me

Translator: Catherine Winkworth; Author: Drewes
Published in 12 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: Drewes

Dreves, Johann Friedrich Ludwig, son of F. C. Dreves, burgomaster of Horn, in the Principality of Lippe-Detmold, was born at Horn, Nov. 17, 1762. After the completion of his studies at the University of Marburg he was for some time conrector of the school at Detmold. In 1790 he became third pastor of the Reformed Church at Detmold, and after being pastor at Hillentrup from June 28 to Oct. 25, 1795, returned to Detmold as second pastor. He remained in Detmold till 1820, when he again became pastor at Hillentrup, and died there Nov. 30, 1834. (MS. from Pastor A. Koppen, Detmold.) His hymn:— Hier lieg ich, Herr! im Staube. Trust in God. Was written at Detmold after the death, on Nov. 14. and before the burial, Nov. 17, 1798, of his firs… Go to person page >

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First Line: I know thy thoughts are peace toward me
Translator: Catherine Winkworth
Author: Drewes

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Instances

Instances (1 - 12 of 12)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Good Will Songs: a Compilation of Hymns and Tunes #189Page Scan
Hymns for the use of the Evangelical Lutheran Church, by the Authority of the Ministerium of Pennsylvania #449Page Scan
Psalms and Hymns and Spiritual Songs: a manual of worship for the church of Christ #908Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary, or Hymns and Tunes for Christian Worship #905
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #905Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian worship #905Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #905Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary; or Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Baptist Ed.) #905Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary; or, Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Words only) #905Page Scan
The Book of Praise: or, Hymns for Public and Social Worship #d326
The Sabbath Hymn and Tune Book: for the service of song in the house of the Lord #266dPage Scan
The Sabbath Hymn Book. Baptist ed. #d433



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