Tell me no more of golden treasures

Tell me no more of golden treasures

Translator: Johann Christian Jacobi; Author: Angelus Silesius
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Translator: Johann Christian Jacobi

Jacobi, John Christian, a native of Germany, was born in 1670, and appointed Keeper of the Royal German Chapel, St. James's Palace, London, about 1708. He held that post for 42 years, and died Dec. 14, 1750. He was buried in the Church of St. Paul's, Covent Garden. His publications included :— (1) A Collection of Divine Hymns, Translated from the High Dutch. Together with their Proper Tunes and Thorough Bass. London: Printed and Sold by J. Young, in St. Paul’s Churchyard; . . . 1720. This edition contains 15 hymns. Two years later this collection, with a few changes in the text and much enlarged, was republished as (2) Psalmodia Germanica; or a Specimen of Divine Hymns. Translated from the High Dutch. Together with their Proper Tunes… Go to person page >

Author: Angelus Silesius

Pen name of Johann Scheffler… Go to person page >

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First Line: Tell me no more of golden treasures
Translator: Johann Christian Jacobi
Author: Angelus Silesius
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain

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A Hymn and Prayer-Book: for the use of such Lutheran churches as Use the English language #148

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