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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Text Information

First Line: Komm, du Quelle alles Segens
English Title: Come, Thou Fount of Every Blessing
Author: Robert Robinson
Translator: Theodor Kübler
Language: German

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)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Evangeliums-Lieder 1 und 2 (Gospel Hymns) #63Page Scan
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
Heils-Lieder, eine Sammlung Geistlicher Lieder für Sonntagsschulen, Jugendvereine #91Page Scan
Himmelwaerts, eine Sammlung Geistlicher Lieder fuer Sonntagschulen und Jugendvereine #d116
Liederperlen #d62
Singet dem Herrn; Liederbuch fuer Jugendvereine und Sonntagschulen #d89
St. Pauls Hymnal, being a Collection of Hymns, Old and New ... Die St. Pauls Sammlung von Liedern alt und neu #d139
The Selah Song Book (Das Sela Gesangbuch) #d406
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