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Most holy Lord and God, Holy, Almighty God

Most holy Lord and God, Holy, Almighty God

Author: Nicolaus Ludwig, Graf von Zinzendorf
Tune: EISLEBEN
Published in 8 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Full Text

1 Most Holy Lord and God,
Holy, Almighty God,
Holy and most merciful Savior,
Thou eternal God!
Grant that we may never
Lose the comforts from Thy death
Have mercy, O Lord.

2 Most Holy Lord and God,
Holy, Almighty God,
Holy and most merciful Savior,
Thou eternal God!
Bless Thy Congregation
Through Thy sufferings, death, and blood.
Have mercy, O Lord.

3 Most Holy Lord and God,
Holy, Almighty God,
Holy and most merciful Savior,
Thou eternal God!
Lamb of God unspotted,
To our prayers, O lend an ear.
Have mercy, O Lord.

Source: Hymnal and Liturgies of the Moravian Church #112

Author: Nicolaus Ludwig, Graf von Zinzendorf

Zinzendorf, Count Nicolaus Ludwig, the founder of the religious community of Herrnhut and the apostle of the United Brethren, was born at Dresden May 26, 1700. It is not often that noble blood and worldly wealth are allied with true piety and missionary zeal. Such, however, was the case with Count Zinzendorf. Spener, the father of Pietism, was his godfather; and Franke, the founder of the famous Orphan House, in Halle, was for several years his tutor. In 1731 Zinzendorf resigned all public duties and devoted himself to missionary work. He traveled extensively on the Continent, in Great Britain, and in America, preaching "Christ, and him crucified," and organizing societies of Moravian brethren. John Wesley is said to have been under obligat… Go to person page >

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First Line: Most holy Lord and God, Holy, Almighty God
Author: Nicolaus Ludwig, Graf von Zinzendorf

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Instances

Instances (1 - 8 of 8)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Protestant Church of the United Brethren. (New and Rev. ed.) #129Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Protestant Church of the United Brethren. (New and Rev. ed.) #1175Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns, for the Use of the Protestant Church of the United Brethren. New and Revised ed. #156Page Scan
Hymnal and Liturgies of the Moravian Church #112Tune InfoTextAudioPage Scan
Hymnal and Liturgies of the Moravian Church #199Page Scan
Offices of Worship and Hymns: with tunes, 3rd ed., revised and enlarged #1205Page Scan
The Liturgy and Hymns of the American Province of the Unitas Fratrum #147Page Scan
The Liturgy and the Office of Worship and Hymns of the American Province of the Unitas Fratrum, or the Moravian Church #1205Page Scan



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