See from the rock the waters bursting

See from the rock the waters bursting

Author: H. L. von Hayn
Published in 6 hymnals

Author: H. L. von Hayn

Hayn, Henrietta Luise von, daughter of Georg Heinrich von Hayn, master of the hounds to the Duke of Nassau, was born at Idstein, Nassau, May 22, 1724. In 1746 she was formally received into the Moravian community at Herrnhaag. There, and, after the dissolution of this community, at Grosshennersdorf, and, after 1751 at Herrnhut, she was engaged as teacher in the Girls' School; and after 1766 in caring for the invalid sisters of the community. She died at Herrnhut, Aug. 27, 1782. (Koch, vi. 443-447; Allgemeine Deutsche Biographie, xi. 1.58, &c.) She was a gifted hymnwriter. A fervent love to Christ pervades her produc┬Čtions; and they are remarkably free from the unpleasant sentimentalism and that dwelling on the physical details of our Lord'… Go to person page >

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First Line: See from the rock the waters bursting
Author: H. L. von Hayn

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Hymns Arranged for the Communion Service of the Church of the United Brethren #8c

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Hymns Arranged for the Communion Service of the Church of the United Brethren #36b

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Offices of Worship and Hymns: with tunes, 3rd ed., revised and enlarged #998

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The Liturgy and Hymns of the American Province of the Unitas Fratrum #646

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