O Jesu, schau, ein Suender ganz beladen

O Jesu, schau, ein Suender ganz beladen

Author: Gerhard Tersteegen
Published in 14 hymnals

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: O Jesu, schau, ein Suender ganz beladen
Author: Gerhard Tersteegen

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Davidisches Psalter-Spiel der Kinder Zions #d756

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Deutsches Gesangbuch: eine auswahl geistlicher Lieder aus allen Zeiten der Christlichen Kirche #65

Die kleine Harfe, gestimmet von unterschiedlichen lieblichen Liedern oder Lob-Gesaengen #d37

Ein Neues, Unpartheyisches Gesangbuch zum Allgemeinen Gebrauch des Wahren Gottesdienstes ... 1. Ausg. #d259

Herzens Opfer, eine Sammlung geistreicher Lieder, aus den mehrsten jetzt ueblichen Gesangbuecher ... #d184

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