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O thou who once in Galilee

Author: Anna B. Hoppe

Anna Hoppe was born on May 7, 1889 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. She left school after the eighth grade and worked as a stenographer. She began writing patriotic verses when she was very young and by the age of 25 she was writing spiritual poetry. After some of her poems appeared in the Northwestern Lutheran, a periodical of the Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod, they came to the attention of Dr. Adolf Hult of Augustana Seminary, Rock Island, Illinois. He influenced her to write her Songs for the Church Year (1928). Several hymnals include her work, which was usually set to traditional chorale melodies, although she also made a number of translations. She died on August 2, 1941 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. NN, from Cyber Hymnal  Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: O thou who once in Galilee
Author: Anna B. Hoppe
Language: English
Copyright: © 1978 Lutheran Book of Worship

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Instances

Instances (1 - 4 of 4)

Lutheran Service Book #841

Lutheran Worship #400

The Covenant Hymnal #475

Worship (3rd ed.) #748

Include 3 pre-1979 instances
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