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Nun schlaf, mein liebes Kindelein

Author: Johann Mathesius

Mathesius, Johannes, son of Wolfgang Mathesius, town councillor at Rochlitz, was born at Rochlitz, June 24, 1504. He studied for a short time at the University of Ingolstadt. Thereafter he acted as family tutor at Odelzhausen, near Munich, where, in 1526, he found Luther's Von den guten Werken (Wittenberg, 1523); and then while living at Bruck (Fürstenfeld-bruck), near Munich, read two of Luther's tractates on the Holy Communion. Attracted thus to Wittenberg he matriculated there May 30, 1529, studied with great zeal and graduated M.A. in 1530. In the end of 1530 he joined the staff of the school at Altenburg, and in the spring of 1532 was appointed rector of the gymnasium at Joachimsthal in Bohemia. He resigned this post in 1540, and retu… Go to person page >

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First Line: Nun schlaf, mein liebes Kindelein
Author: Johann Mathesius
Language: German

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Deutsches Liederbuch #96

Gesangbuch fuer Deutsche Sonntagsschulen #d149

Kirchenbuch der Ev.- Luth.-Christus Gemeinde, in New York #d604

Kleiner Liederschatz fuer Jung und Alt #d69

Psalterlust fuer die Christliche Jugend #d175

Sonntagschulbuch fuer Evangelisch-Lutherische Gemeinden. Neue verm. Ausg. #d207

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Sonntagschulbuch für Evangelisch-Lutherische Gemeinden #237

Unser Liederbuch, die schoensten Lieder fuer Schule, Sonntagsschule und Familie #d270

Vollstaendiges Marburger Gesang-Buch, zur Uebung der Gottseligkeit ... #d406

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Vollständiges Marburger Gesang-Buch #366

Wolga Gesangbuch . . . der deutschen evangelischen Kolonien an den Wolga ... #d529

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