Name of Jesus, highest name

Author: Gerhard Tersteegen

Tersteegen, Gerhard, a pious and useful mystic of the eighteenth century, was born at Mörs, Germany, November 25, 1697. He was carefully educated in his childhood, and then apprenticed (1715) to his older brother, a shopkeeper. He was religiously inclined from his youth, and upon coming of age he secured a humble cottage near Mühlheim, where he led a life of seclusion and self-denial for many years. At about thirty years of age he began to exhort and preach in private and public gatherings. His influence became very great, such was his reputation for piety and his success in talking, preaching, and writing concerning spiritual religion. He wrote one hundred and eleven hymns, most of which appeared in his Spiritual Flower Garden (1731). He… Go to person page >

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First Line: Name of Jesus, highest name
Author: Gerhard Tersteegen

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Instances (1 - 6 of 6)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Booth-Clibborn Victory Songs #d68
Hymns of Grace and Truth #259Page Scan
Hymns of Grace and Truth. 2nd ed. #d221
Hymns of Truth and Praise #21
Hymns of Worship and Remembrance #d177
Spiritual Re-Armament, Hymns and Songs #d37
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