Nystroem, Johan Erik. (Stockholm, Sweden, September 8, 1842--July 3, 1907, Algeria). Swedish Covenant and Baptist. Uppsala University, Ph.D. 1866. Taught at Bethel Seminary. Compiled a Bible concordance 1868. In 1878 went to Beirut as a missionary under the Evangelical Alliance. Missionary to Algeria under the Swedish Covenant 1887-1907. Greatest contribution was translating hymns from English to Swedish, especially the Sankey songs. These were published in ten parts between 1875 and 1886 under the title Sånger till lammets lof. Worked on the first hymnal of the Swedish Covenant.
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Display Title: O Zion, Acclaim Your RedeemerFirst Line: O Zion, acclaim your RedeemerTune Title: [O Zion, acclaim your Redeemer]Author: Mary Elizabeth Servoss; Erik Nyström; E. Gustav JohnsonDate: 1979Subject: Christ | His Triumphal Entry
Display Title: O Zion, Acclaim Your Redeemer!First Line: O Zion, acclaim your Redeemer!Tune Title: GÅ SIONAuthor: Mary Elizabeth Servoss, 1849-190; Erik Nyström, 1842-1907; E. Gustav Johnson, 1893-1974Meter: 126.96.36.199. with refrainScripture: Isaiah 59:20; John 12:13; Galatians 4:4-5; 1 Timothy 3:16Date: 1996Subject: Advent | Coming; Heritage Hymns | ; Jesus Christ | Presence; Jesus Christ | Redeemer; Palm Sunday | ; Redemption |