Das verlorene Kind

Author: Ellen M. H. Gates

Gates, Ellen, née Huntingdon, of Elizabeth, New Jersey, is the author of several popular pieces in the American Mission and Sunday School hymn-books. Of these the following have passed from the American books into Sankey's Sacred Songs and Solos:— 1. Come home, come home, you are weary at heart. Invitation. 2. I am now a child of God. Saved through Jesus. 3. I will sing you a song of that beautiful land. Concerning Heaven. 4. O the clanging bells of time. Yearning for Heaven. 5. Say, is your lamp burning, my brother. Watching and Waiting. Concerning her poem which is used as a hymn in America, "If you cannot on the ocean" (Duty), Duffield says her account of its origin is as follows:—"The lines were written upo… Go to person page >

Translator: E. Gebhardt

(no biographical information available about E. Gebhardt.) Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Komm heim, komm heim, O du irrende Seel
Title: Das verlorene Kind
English Title: The Prodigal Child
Author: Ellen M. H. Gates
Translator: E. Gebhardt
Language: German
Refrain First Line: O verlorenes Kind, Komm heim
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 13 of 13)

Andachtsklaenge #d97

Deutsches Lieder- und Melodienbuch, mit einem Anhang englisher Lieder #d201

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Evangeliums-Lieder 1 und 2 (Gospel Hymns) #30

Evangeliums-Lieder, Gospel Hymns mit deutschen Kernliedern #d116

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Frohe Botschaft in Liedern #1

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Frohe Botschaft in Liedern #1

Gebet- und Danklieder fuer Erweckungs- und Gebetsversammlungen #d94

Gebet- und Danklieder, Nr. 2, fuer Erweckungs- und Gebetsversammlung #d151

Glockenklänge #d116

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Glockenklänge #49

Himmels-Harfe für Sonntag-Schulen, Jugendvereine und Evangelisations-Versammlungen #d89

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Pilgerklänge #62

Unser Liederhort. I Teil. Sammlung auserlesener Lieder ... #d172

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