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Jesus liebt mich

Ich bin so froh, dass der Vater im Licht

Author: P. P. Bliss; Translator: F. Friedrich
Tune: GLADNESS (Bliss)
Published in 4 hymnals

Author: P. P. Bliss

Philip P. Bliss (b. Clearfield County, PA, 1838; d. Ashtabula, OH, 1876) left home as a young boy to make a living by working on farms and in lumber camps, all while trying to continue his schooling. He was converted at a revival meeting at age twelve. Bliss became an itinerant music teacher, making house calls on horseback during the winter, and during the summer attending the Normal Academy of Music in Genesco, New York. His first song was published in 1864, and in 1868 Dwight L. Moody advised him to become a singing evangelist. For the last two years of his life Bliss traveled with Major D. W. Whittle and led the music at revival meetings in the Midwest and Southern United States. Bliss and Ira D. Sankey published a popular series of hym… Go to person page >

Translator: F. Friedrich

(no biographical information available about F. Friedrich.) Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Ich bin so froh, dass der Vater im Licht
Title: Jesus liebt mich
English Title: I am so glad that our Father in heaven
Author: P. P. Bliss
Translator: F. Friedrich
Language: German
Refrain First Line: Ich bin so froh, dass Jesus mich liebt
Copyright: Public Domain

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Instances

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Evangelischer Liederschatz #247

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Evangeliums-Lieder 1 und 2 (Gospel Hymns) #22

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Evangeliums-Lieder 1 und 2 #22

Evangeliums-Saenger #d99

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