Komm, du Quelle alles Segens

Author: Robert Robinson

Robert Robinson was born at Swaffham, Norfolk, in 1735. In 1749, he was apprenticed to a hairdresser, in Crutched Friars, London. Hearing a discourse preached by Whitefield on "The Wrath to Come," in 1752, he was deeply impressed, and after a period of much disquietude, he gave himself to a religious life. His own peculiar account of this change of life is as follows:--"Robertus Michaelis Marineque Robinson filius. Natus Swaffhami, comitatu Norfolciae, Saturni die Sept. 27, 1735. Renatus Sabbati die, Maii 24, 1752, per predicationem potentem Georgii Whitefield. Et gustatis doloribus renovationis duos annos mensesque septem, absolutionem plenam gratuitamque, per sanguinem pretiosum i secula seculorum. Amen." He soon after began to pr… Go to person page >

Translator: Theodor Kübler

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Tune

NETTLETON

The authorship of this tune is not clear, with different editors attributing the tune to different composers (or not naming one at all). See the instances list above for the different attributions. From William J. Reynolds, Companion to Baptist Hymnal (1976): "Nettleton first appeared as a two-part…

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Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 11 of 11)
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Evangeliums-Lieder 1 und 2 (Gospel Hymns) #63

Evangeliums-Lieder, Gospel Hymns mit deutschen Kernliedern #d114

Evangeliums-Saenger #d134

German Sunday School Songs ... for the Beachy Amish of Lancaster County, PA. #d69

German Sunday School Songs ... for the Beachy Amish of Lancaster County, PA. #d73

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Heils-Lieder, eine Sammlung Geistlicher Lieder für Sonntagsschulen, Jugendvereine #91

Himmelwaerts, eine Sammlung Geistlicher Lieder fuer Sonntagschulen und Jugendvereine #d116

Liederperlen #d62

Singet dem Herrn; Liederbuch fuer Jugendvereine und Sonntagschulen #d89

The Selah Song Book (Das Sela Gesangbuch) #d406

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