Source of good, whose power controls

Source of good, whose power controls

Author: Johann Franck
Published in 5 hymnals

Author: Johann Franck

Johann Franck (b. Guben, Brandenburg, Germany, 1618; d. Guben, 1677) was a law student at the University of Köningsberg and practiced law during the Thirty Years' War. He held several positions in civil service, including councillor and mayor of Guben. A significant poet, second only to Paul Gerhardt in his day, Franck wrote some 110 hymns, many of which were published by his friend Johann Crüger in various editions of the Praxis Pietatis melica. All were included in the first part of Franck’s Teutsche Gedichte bestehend im geistliche Sion (1672). Bert Polman… Go to person page >

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First Line: Source of good, whose power controls
Author: Johann Franck

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Hymn and Tune Book for the Church and the Home and Services for Congregational Worship. Rev. ed. #d635

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Hymn and Tune Book for the Church and the Home. (Rev. ed.) #540

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National Hymn and Tune Book #338

Songs of the Spirit #d337

The Book of Praise #d317

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