Lead me, Savior, lead me ever with Thy gently guiding hand

Lead me, Savior, lead me ever with Thy gently guiding hand

Author: Gustav Friedrich Ludwig Knak
Tune: [Lasst mich gehn, lasst mich gehn]
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Author: Gustav Friedrich Ludwig Knak

Knak, Gustav Friedrich Ludwig, son of Christian F. L. Knak, Justiz Commissarius at Berlin, was born at Berlin, July 12, 1806. He matriculated as a student of theology at the University of Berlin, Easter, 1826. In the autumn of 1829 he became tutor in a private school at K√∂nigs-Wusterhausen, near Berlin, where he worked manfully for the sick and dying during the cholera year 1831. He returned to Berlin in August, 1832, and acted as one of the editors of the well-known Geistlicher Lieder Schatz (referred to in this Dictionary as the Berlin Geistlicher Lieder Schatz), to which he contributed a number of hymns, and for which he wrote the preface dated Dec. 11, 1832. In the autumn of 1834 he was ordained pastor of Wusterwitz, near Dramburg, in… Go to person page >

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First Line: Lead me, Savior, lead me ever with Thy gently guiding hand
German Title: Lasst mich gehn, lasst mich gehn
Author: Gustav Friedrich Ludwig Knak
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain

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Christian Hymns #27

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The Evangelical Hymnal #183

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The Evangelical Hymnal. Text edition #183

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