In Gott verborgen leben, Mit ihm allein bekannt

In Gott verborgen leben, Mit ihm allein bekannt

Author: Gerhard Tersteegen
Published in 7 hymnals

Author: Gerhard Tersteegen

Tersteegen, Gerhard, a pious and useful mystic of the eighteenth century, was born at Mörs, Germany, November 25, 1697. He was carefully educated in his childhood, and then apprenticed (1715) to his older brother, a shopkeeper. He was religiously inclined from his youth, and upon coming of age he secured a humble cottage near Mühlheim, where he led a life of seclusion and self-denial for many years. At about thirty years of age he began to exhort and preach in private and public gatherings. His influence became very great, such was his reputation for piety and his success in talking, preaching, and writing concerning spiritual religion. He wrote one hundred and eleven hymns, most of which appeared in his Spiritual Flower Garden (1731). He… Go to person page >

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First Line: In Gott verborgen leben, Mit ihm allein bekannt
Author: Gerhard Tersteegen

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Deutsches Lieder- und Melodienbuch, mit einem Anhang englisher Lieder #d170

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Evangelisches Gesangbuch mit vierstimmigen Melodien für den öffentlichen und häuslichen Gottesdienst #372[469]

Gesang und Melodienbuch: der Bischoeflichen Methodisten-kirche #d331

Gesangbuch der Evangelischen Gemeinschaft für öffentlichen und häuslichen Gottesdienst #d413

Glaubens-Lieder: eine Sammlung geistreicher Lieder zur oeffentlichen und haeuslichen Erbauung und zum Lobe Gottes #d244

Sammlung von geistlichen Liedern ... kirchlicher und haeuslichen Gottesdienst #d140

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