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Komm, Geist, vom Thron herab

Author: William W. Orwig

Orwig, William. (September 25, 1810--May 29, 1889). Evangelical. Historian, editor, bishop (1859), college president, book agent (1836), promoter of missions. Assisted in making new edition of Das Geistliche Viole, most important hymnbook in German America. Hymns, well-loved, included "Komm Geist vom Thron herab." --Ellen Jane Lorenz, DNAH Archives Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Komm, Geist vom Thron herab
Title: Komm, Geist, vom Thron herab
Original Language: English
Author: William W. Orwig
Language: German
Copyright: Public Domain

Tune

BOYLSTON


ST. THOMAS (Williams)

ST. THOMAS is actually lines 5 through 8 of the sixteen-line tune HOLBORN, composed by Aaron Williams (b. London, England, 1731; d. London, 1776) and published in his Collection (1763, 1765) as a setting for Charles Wesley's text "Soldiers of Christ, Arise" (570). The harmonization is by Lowell Maso…

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Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 29 of 29)

Andachtsklaenge #d96

Ausgewaehlte Psalmen und Lieder fuer kirchlichen und haeuslichen Gebrauch #d202

Deutsches Christliches Gesangbuch der Amischen Christlichen Kirche #d86

Deutsches Gesangbuch der Bisch. Methodisten-Kirche #d322

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Die allgemeine Lieder-Sammlung zum privat und öffentlichen Gottes-Dienst #173

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Die Geistliche Viole #60

Die Geistliche Viole #d86

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Die Psalmen Davids #353

Eine Sammlung von Psalmen, Lobgesaengen, und Geistlichen Liedern #d169

English and German Gospel Songs, or The Ebenezer Hymnal #d157

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Evangelisches Gesangbuch #G60

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Evangelisches Gesangbuch #G60

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Evangelisches Gesangbuch. Die kleine Palme, mit Anhang #164

Gebet- und Danklieder fuer Erweckungs- und Gebetsversammlungen #d93

Gebet- und Danklieder, Nr. 2, fuer Erweckungs- und Gebetsversammlung #d150

Gesang und Melodienbuch #d376

Glaubens-Lieder #d288

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Gute Botschaft #75

Harfen-Klaenge #d146

Liederperlen #d63

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Pilgerklänge #30

The Philharmonia #d234

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