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O Gott, es steht dein milder Segen

O Gott, es steht dein milder Segen

Author: Gottfried Hoffmann
Published in 16 hymnals

Author: Gottfried Hoffmann

Hoffmann, Gottfried, son of Caspar Hoffmann, brewer at Plagwitz, near Lowenberg, in Silesia, was born at Plagwitz, Dec. 5, 1658. After studying at the University of Leipzig (M.A. 1688), he was appointed in 1688 Corrector, and in 1695 Rector of the Gymnasium at Lauban. In 1708 be became Rector of the Gymnasium at Zittau, where he died after a stroke of paralysis, Oct. 1, 1712. (Koch, v. 437-442; Allg. Deutsche Biographie, xii. 591-592.) Of his hymns, about 60 in all, written mostly for his scholars, only one has passed into English, viz.:— Zeuch hin, mein Kind. Death of a Child. According to Koch, v. 442, this beautiful hymn was written in 1693, on the death of his little daughter Magdalene Elisabethe, was printed in the same year in her… Go to person page >

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First Line: O Gott, es steht dein milder Segen
Author: Gottfried Hoffmann

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Der Christliche Saenger, eine Sammlung der Vornehmsten und Gebraeuchlichsten Lieder #d146

Deutsches Lieder- und Melodienbuch, mit einem Anhang englisher Lieder #d269

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Die allgemeine Lieder-Sammlung zum privat und öffentlichen Gottes-Dienst #233

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Die Gemeinschaftliche Liedersammlung #150

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Die Gemeinschaftliche Liedersammlung #150

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Die Kleine Geistliche Harfe der Kinder Zions #418

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Die Kleine Geistliche Harfe der Kinder Zions #418

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Gesangbuch mit Noten #480

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Gesangbuch mit Noten #480

Gesangbuch zum Gottesdienstlichen und Haeuslichen Gebrauch in Mennoniten Gemeinden. 1. Aufl. #d395

Wolga Gesangbuch . . . der deutschen evangelischen Kolonien an den Wolga ... #d555

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