Kann ich beten, ist in Noethen

Kann ich beten, ist in Noethen

Author: Ernst Moritz Arndt
Published in 3 hymnals

Author: Ernst Moritz Arndt

Arndt, Ernst Moritz, son of Ludwig Nicolaus Arndt, estate manager for Count Putbus, in the island of Rugen, was b. at Schoritz in Rugen, Dec. 26, 1769. After studying at the Universities of Greifswald and Jena, where he completed his theological course under Paulus, he preached for two years as a candidate, but in 1798 abandoned theology. After a pedestrian tour through South Germany, Hungary, Northern Italy, France, and Belgium, he became, at Easter 1800, lecturer at the University of Greifswald, and in 1805 professor of history there. But in 1806, lamenting over the tyranny of France, he wrote his fiery Gent der Zeit (pt. ii. 1809, iii. 1813, iv. 1818) which awakened the patriotism of his countrymen, but drew on him the hatred of Napoleon… Go to person page >

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First Line: Kann ich beten, ist in Noethen
Author: Ernst Moritz Arndt

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Xann ich beten, Ist in Nöthen. [The Power of Prayer.] Written in 1818, and first published 1819 (No. 29) in 8 stanzas of 7 lines, and translated "When I can pray, Without delay," by C. T. Astley, 1860, p. 10. -- John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology (1907)

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Sonntagsschul-Gesangbuch der Reformirten Kirchen in den Vereinigten Staaten #d158

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