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Kommt, Brueder, steht nicht stille

Kommt, Brueder, steht nicht stille

Author: Ernst Gebhardt
Tune: ELEAZAR
Published in 11 hymnals

Author: Ernst Gebhardt

Ernst (Heinrich) Gebhardt (1832-1899), a Methodist minister of Germany, spent some time in South America and North America and England accompanying R. Pearsail Smith as song leader at his evangelistic meetings. Gebhardt wrote many original hymns and translated over 50 Gospel hymns from English into German, most of them Moody and Sankey songs. They appeared in his Frohe Botschaft and Evangeliums-Lieder (C. F. Spittler, Basel), which were distributed in Europe and America in innumerable volumes. He was the compiler and editor of many other songbooks. Gebhardt's translations of such songs as "Rock of Ages"—"Fels des Heils," and "Oh, Have You Not Heard"—"Ich weiss einen Strom" seem to have more poetic quality than the English. His contri… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Kommt, Brueder, steht nicht stille
Author: Ernst Gebhardt
Refrain First Line: In dem Himmel ist Ruh'

Tune

ELEAZAR

May be the same tune as [Come schoolmates, don't grow weary] by Bradbury.

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Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 11 of 11)

Church Hymnal, Mennonite #A31

Gebet- und Danklieder fuer Erweckungs- und Gebetsversammlungen #d98

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Gesangbuch mit Noten #553

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Gesangbuch mit Noten #553

Glaubens-Lieder #d293

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