Birgitte was born on March 7, 1742, in Gentofte, Denmark. She was the daughter of Jens Johansen. Boye married a supreme court judge in Copenhagen, Denmark. She found time to study German, French and English and translated hymns into Danish from these languages. As a hymnist, she was involved with Guldbergs og Harboes Psalmebog (Ove Guldberg’s and Ludvig Harboe’s Psalter), to which she contributed 146 hymns. She also produced "national dramatic writing." She died on October 17, 1824.
Sources: Julian, p. 1001 & Stulken, p. 145
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Author: J. J. Rambach
Rambach, Johann Jakob, D.D., son of Hans Jakob Rambach, cabinet maker at Halle on the Saale, was born at Halle, Feb. 24, 1693. In 1706 he left school and entered his father's workshop, but, in the autumn of 1707, he dislocated his ankle. During his illness he turned again to his schoolbooks; the desire for learning reawoke; and on his recovery, early in 1708, he entered the Latin school of the Orphanage at Halle (Glaucha). On Oct. 27, 1712, he matriculated at the University of Halle as a student of medicine, but soon turned his attention to theology. He became specially interested in the study of the Old Testament under J. H. Michaelis. In May 1715 he became one of Michaelis's assistants in preparing his edition of the Hebrew Bible, for whi… Go to person page >
Display Title: Jeg er frelst og dyrekjøbtFirst Line: Jeg er frelst og dyrekjøbtAuthor: Rambach; Birg. BoyeDate: 1897Subject: By the Confirmation | ; Ved Konfirmationen | ; Guds Lov og Pris | ; Første Søndag i Faste | Til Hoimesse; First Sunday in Lent | High Mass; Trefoldigheds Fest | Til Aftensang; Trinity Sunday | For Evening
Display Title: Jeg er frelst og dyrekjøbtFirst Line: Jeg er frelst og dyrekjøbtAuthor: Johann Rambach; Birgitte BoyeDate: 1919Subject: Konfirmation | ; Confirmation | ; Første Søndag I Faste | Til Høimesse -Til Tredje Teksxtækkes Evangelium; First Sunday in Lent | ; Trefoldigheds-Fest | Til Aftengudstjeneste - Til Tredje Tekstrækkes Epistel; Trinity Sunday |