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Jesus liebt mich ganz gewiss

Author: Anna Bartlett Warner

Warner, Anna, daughter of Henry W. Warner, and sister of Sarah Warner, author of Queechy, and other novels, was born near New York City about 1822. She is the author of the novel, Say and Seal, 1859, and others of a like kind. She also edited Hymns of the Church Militant, 1858; and published Wayfaring Hymns, Original and Translated, 1869. Her original hymns in common use include:— l. Jesus loves me, this I know. The love of Jesus. In Say and Seal. 1859. 2. 0 little child, lie still and sleep. A Mother's Evening Hymn. In Temple Choir. 1867. 3. One more day's work for Jesus. Evening. From Wayfaring Hymns. 1869. 4. The world looks very beautiful. A Child Pilgrim, circa 1860. [Rev. F. M. Bird, M.A.] -- John Ju… Go to person page >

Translator: P. W. Bickel

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Text Information

First Line: Jesus liebt mich ganz gewiss
English Title: Jesus Loves Me
Author: Anna Bartlett Warner
Translator: P. W. Bickel
Language: German
Refrain First Line: O, Jesus liebt mich

Tune

[Jesus loves me! this I know]

William B. Bradbury (PHH 114) added a refrain line to Warner's stanzas and wrote the tune JESUS LOVES ME in 1861. The hymn was published in Bradbury's church school collection The Golden Shower (1862). The tune is also known as CHINA in some hymnals, presumably because of its popularity among missio…

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Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 6 of 6)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Evangeliums-Lieder 1 und 2 (Gospel Hymns) #121Page Scan
Evangeliums-Lieder, Gospel Hymns mit deutschen Kernliedern #d99
Frohe Lieder: eine Sammlung von Liedern für Sonntagschulen und Jugendvereine (Spezialle Aufl.) #55Page Scan
Frohe Lieder: eine Sammlung von Liedern für Sonntagschulen und Jugendvereine (Spezialle Aufl.) #207Page Scan
Harfen-Klaenge: Liederbuch fuer Evangelische Sonntagsschulen und Erbauungs-Stunden #d138
Kleiner Liederschatz für die Schule und den Familienkreis #24Page Scan



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