Neumeister, Erdmann, son of Johann Neumeister, schoolmaster, organist, &c, at Uechteritz, near Weissenfels, was born at Uechteritz, May 12, 1671. He entered the University of Leipzig in 1689, graduated M.A. in 1695, and was then for some time University lecturer. In June 1697 he was appointed assistant pastor at Bibra, and in 1698 pastor there, and assistant superintendent of the Eckartsberg district. He was then, in 1704, called by Duke Johann Georg, to Weissenfels as tutor to his only daughter, and assistant court preacher, and shortly afterwards court preacher. After the death of this princess, Neumeister was invited by the Duke's sister (she had married Count Erdmann II. von Promnitz) to Sorau, where on New Year's Day, 1706, he entered… Go to person page >
Translator: Herman H. Brueckner
Born: March 11, 1866, Grundy County, Iowa (birth name: Herman Heinrich Moritz Brueckner).
Died: January 25, 1942, Hebron, Nebraska (funeral held in Beatrice, Nebraska).
Buried: St. Paul’s Lutheran Cemetery, Waverly, Iowa.
After ordination in 1888, Brueckner pastored in Illinois, Michigan, Kentucky, and Wisconsin. He later moved to Iowa City, Iowa, and received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Iowa State University in 1917. In 1926, he joined the faculty of Hebron College in Nebraska. In 1938, Wartburg Seminary, Dubuque, Iowa, conferred an honorary Doctor of Divinity degree on him. He retired as professor emeritus from Hebron College in 1941.
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First published in Johann Crüger's Praxis Pietatis Melica (1653) without attribution, JESUS, MEINE ZUVERSICHT was credited to Crüger (PHH 42) in the 1668 edition of that hymnal. (The later isorhythmic RATISBON is related to this tune; see 34.) JESUS, MEINE ZUVERSICHT is named for its association w…
Display Title: Sinners May To Christ Draw NearFirst Line: Sinners may to Christ draw nearTune Title: SAXONYAuthor: H. Brueckner; E. NeumeisterMeter: 7 8 7 8 7 7Date: 1930Subject: The Means of Grace | Faith and Justification
Display Title: Sinners May To Christ Draw NearFirst Line: Sinners may to Christ draw nearTune Title: [Sinners may to Christ draw near]Author: J. H. SchraderMeter: 7, 8, 7, 8, 7, 7.Date: 1927Subject: Faith and Justification |
Display Title: Sinners May To Christ Draw NearFirst Line: Sinners may to Christ draw nearTune Title: [Sinners may to Christ draw near]Author: J. H. SchraderMeter: 7, 8, 7, 8, 7, 7.Date: 1928Subject: Faith and Justification |