Lichthell strahlt des ew'gen Gnade

Lichthell strahlt des ew'gen Gnade

Author: Philip P. Bliss
Published in 3 hymnals

Author: Philip P. Bliss

Philip P. Bliss (b. Clearfield County, PA, 1838; d. Ashtabula, OH, 1876) left home as a young boy to make a living by working on farms and in lumber camps, all while trying to continue his schooling. He was converted at a revival meeting at age twelve. Bliss became an itinerant music teacher, making house calls on horseback during the winter, and during the summer attending the Normal Academy of Music in Genesco, New York. His first song was published in 1864, and in 1868 Dwight L. Moody advised him to become a singing evangelist. For the last two years of his life Bliss traveled with Major D. W. Whittle and led the music at revival meetings in the Midwest and Southern United States. Bliss and Ira D. Sankey published a popular series of hym… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Lichthell strahlt des ew'gen Gnade
Original Language: English
Author: Philip P. Bliss
Language: German
Refrain First Line: Lasset eure Lichter brennen
Copyright: Public Domain

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Andachtsklaenge #d114

Gebet- und Danklieder fuer Erweckungs- und Gebetsversammlungen #d105

Gebet- und Danklieder, Nr. 2, fuer Erweckungs- und Gebetsversammlung #d169

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