Jesus starb für mich

Author: Isaac Watts

Isaac Watts was the son of a schoolmaster, and was born in Southampton, July 17, 1674. He is said to have shown remarkable precocity in childhood, beginning the study of Latin, in his fourth year, and writing respectable verses at the age of seven. At the age of sixteen, he went to London to study in the Academy of the Rev. Thomas Rowe, an Independent minister. In 1698, he became assistant minister of the Independent Church, Berry St., London. In 1702, he became pastor. In 1712, he accepted an invitation to visit Sir Thomas Abney, at his residence of Abney Park, and at Sir Thomas' pressing request, made it his home for the remainder of his life. It was a residence most favourable for his health, and for the prosecution of his literary… Go to person page >

Translator: Ernst Gebhardt

(no biographical information available about Ernst Gebhardt.) Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Sagt an vergoss der herr sein blut
Title: Jesus starb für mich
English Title: Alas, and Did My Savior Bleed
Author: Isaac Watts
Translator: Ernst Gebhardt
Language: German
Refrain First Line: Er starb für dich, er starb für mich
Copyright: Public Domain

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 10 of 10)

Andachtsklaenge #d169

Deutsches Lieder- und Melodienbuch, mit einem Anhang englisher Lieder #d307

Page Scan

Frohe Botschaft in Liedern #107

Page Scan

Frohe Lieder #22

German Sunday School Songs ... for the Beachy Amish of Lancaster County, PA. #d105

German Sunday School Songs ... for the Beachy Amish of Lancaster County, PA. #d114

Page Scan

Lobe den Herrn! #89

Page Scan

Pilgerklänge #78

The Selah Song Book (Das Sela Gesangbuch) #d629

Unser Liederhort. I Teil. Sammlung auserlesener Lieder ... #d249

Suggestions or corrections? Contact us



Advertisements


It looks like you are using an ad-blocker. Ad revenue helps keep us running. Please consider white-listing Hymnary.org or subscribing to eliminate ads entirely and help support Hymnary.org.