O Lord, look down from Heaven, Behold

O Lord, look down from Heaven, Behold

Author: Martin Luther (1583-1546, alt.)
Tune: ACH GOTT VOM HIMMEL
Published in 5 hymnals

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Author: Martin Luther

Luther, Martin, born at Eisleben, Nov. 10, 1483; entered the University of Erfurt, 1501 (B.A. 1502, M.A.. 1503); became an Augustinian monk, 1505; ordained priest, 1507; appointed Professor at the University of Wittenberg, 1508, and in 1512 D.D.; published his 95 Theses, 1517; and burnt the Papal Bull which had condemned them, 1520; attended the Diet of Worms, 1521; translated the Bible into German, 1521-34; and died at Eisleben, Feb. 18, 1546. The details of his life and of his work as a reformer are accessible to English readers in a great variety of forms. Luther had a huge influence on German hymnody. i. Hymn Books. 1. Ellich cristlich lider Lobgesang un Psalm. Wittenberg, 1524. [Hamburg Library.] This contains 8 German h… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: O Lord, look down from Heaven, Behold
Author: Martin Luther (1583-1546, alt.)
Source: The Lutheran Hymnal, St. Louis, 1941 (tr.)
Language: English
Copyright: Tr. © 1941 Concordia Publishing House

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The Cyber Hymnal #5105
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Instances

Instances (1 - 4 of 4)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Christian Worship: a Lutheran hymnal #205
Evangelical Lutheran Hymnary #440Page Scan
Small Church Music #1821Audio
The Cyber Hymnal #5105ScoreAudio
Include 1 pre-1979 instance



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