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Die Felsenkluft

In der Felsenkluft geborgen

Author: Mary D. James; Translator: Ernst Gebhardt
Published in 6 hymnals

Author: Mary D. James

Mary Dagworthy Yard James USA 1810-1883. Born at Trenton, NJ, she began teaching Sunday school at age 13 in the Methodist Episcopal Church. She married Henry B James, and they had four children: Joseph, Mary, Ann, and Charles.. She became a prominent figure in the Wesleyan Holiness movement of the early 1800s, assisting Phoebe Palmer (also a hymnist) and often leading meetings at Ocean Grove, NJ, and elsewhere. She wrote articles that appeared in the “Guide to holiness”, “The New York Christian advocate”, “The contributor”, “The Christian witness:, “The Christian woman”, “The Christian standard”, and the “Ocean Grove record”. She wrote a biography of Edmund J Yard entitled, “The soul winner” (1883). She… Go to person page >

Translator: Ernst Gebhardt

(no biographical information available about Ernst Gebhardt.) Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: In der Felsenkluft geborgen
Title: Die Felsenkluft
English Title: In the Rifted Rock I'm resting
Author: Mary D. James
Translator: Ernst Gebhardt
Source: Glaubensliedern
Language: German
Refrain First Line: In der Felsenkluft geborgen
Copyright: Public Domain

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Instances (1 - 6 of 6)

English and German Gospel Songs, or The Ebenezer Hymnal #d131

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Frohe Botschaft in Liedern #93

Unser Liederbuch, die schoensten Lieder fuer Schule, Sonntagsschule und Familie #d193

Unser Liederhort. I Teil. Sammlung auserlesener Lieder ... #d150

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