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Jesus, Lord of life and glory, Hear thy people's fervent prayer

Jesus, Lord of life and glory, Hear thy people's fervent prayer

Translator: John Antes; Author: Johann Wilhelm Petersen
Tune: LORD OF LIFE
Published in 6 hymnals

Translator: John Antes

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Author: Johann Wilhelm Petersen

Petersen, Johann Wilhelm, was born June 1, 1649, at Osnabrück; his father Georg Petersen, Kanzlei-beamter at Lubeck, having gone to reside at Osnabrück as representing Lübeck in the negotiations which ended in the Peace of Westphalia. Petersen matriculated at the University of Giessen, in 1669; "went in 1671 to Rostock, and was then for short periods at Leipzig, Wittenberg, and Jena; the degree of M.A. being conferred on him by Giessen in absentia. He returned to Giessen in 1673, and began to lecture on philosophy and rhetoric as private docent. About 1675 he visited Spener, at Frankfurt. This proved an important turning-point in his life. In 1677 he began to lecture at Rostock, as Professor of Poetry (D.D. from Rostock 1686), but in the… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Jesus, Lord of life and glory, Hear thy people's fervent prayer
Translator: John Antes
Author: Johann Wilhelm Petersen
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 6 of 6)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Protestant Church of the United Brethren. (New and Rev. ed.) #1188Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns, for the Use of the Protestant Church of the United Brethren. New and Revised ed. #932Page Scan
Hymnal and Liturgies of the Moravian Church #935Page Scan
Offices of Worship and Hymns: with tunes, 3rd ed., revised and enlarged #1079Page Scan
The Liturgy and Hymns of the American Province of the Unitas Fratrum #636Page Scan
The Liturgy and the Office of Worship and Hymns of the American Province of the Unitas Fratrum, or the Moravian Church #1079Page Scan



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