Der Schirm des Höchsten

In Gott fand ich Zuflucht und Ruh'

Translator: Ernst Gebhardt; Author: James L. Nicholson
Published in 7 hymnals

Translator: Ernst Gebhardt

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Author: James L. Nicholson

James L Nicholson United Kingdom/USA 1828-1876. Born in Ireland, he emigrated to the United States around age 25. He lived in Philadelphia, PA, worked as a postal clerk, and was a member of the Wharton Street Methodist Episcopal Church there for about 20 years, where he taught Sunday school, led singing in church, and assisted in evangelical work. This was also hymn writer, William J Kirkpatrick’s, church. Around 1871 he moved to Washington, DC, and worked as a postal clerk there. In addition to his hymn writing, he also wrote several books, one on birds and their care, one on forensic medicine. He died in Washington, DC, but was buried in Philadelphia, PA. John Perry… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: In Gott fand ich Zuflucht und Ruh'
Title: Der Schirm des Höchsten
English Title: In God I have found a retreat (Under His Wings)
Translator: Ernst Gebhardt
Author: James L. Nicholson
Language: German
Refrain First Line: O wie herrlich und gross
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 7 of 7)

Andachtsklaenge #d85

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Frohe Botschaft in Liedern #94

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Gemeinschafts-Lieder. 7th ed. #188

Glaubens-Lieder #d243

Liederperlen #d57

Zionslieder fuer alle christlichen Zusammenkuensste. 5 Aussl. #d77

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