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I'll think upon the woes

Translator: Anonymous

In some hymnals, the editors noted that a hymn's author is unknown to them, and so this artificial "person" entry is used to reflect that fact. Obviously, the hymns attributed to "Author Unknown" "Unknown" or "Anonymous" could have been written by many people over a span of many centuries. Go to person page >

Author: Johann Albrecht Bengel

Bengel, Johann Albrecht, son of Albrecht Bengel, diaconus at Winnenden, near Waiblingen, Wurtternberg, was born at Winnenden, June 24, 1687. After the completion of his theological studies at Tubingen (M.A. 1704, D.D. 1751), he became assistant at Metzingen, near Urach, in 1707, Repetent at Tubingen in 1708, and assistant (general preacher) at Stuttgart in 1711. In 1713 he was appointed Preceptor and preacher at the Cloister School of Denkendorf, near Esslingen. His pupils were mostly preparing for the Church, and during his tenure of office some 300 passed through his hands. In 1741 he was appointed Prelate of Herbrechtinge ; and in 1749 Prelate of Alpirsbach (the highest post in the Church of W├╝rttemberg) and member of the Consistory. He… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: I'll think upon the woes
German Title: Ich gedenk an deine wunden
Author: Johann Albrecht Bengel
Translator: Anonymous
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain

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The Baptist Psalmody #761

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The Harp #627

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The Harp. 2nd ed. #a627

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The Psalmist #579

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The Psalmist #579

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