There still is room in Jesus' arms so true

There still is room in Jesus' arms so true

Author: Ernst Gottlieb Woltersdorf; Translator: F. W. Herzberger
Published in 3 hymnals

Author: Ernst Gottlieb Woltersdorf

Woltersdorf: Ernst Gottlieb W., as a hymn writer, preacher, prolific writer and educators in the field of Erbauungslitteratur one of the most outstanding representatives of pietistic healthy heart and mind towards the middle of the 18th Century. He was born on 31 May 1725 as the sixth son of the preacher to Gabriel Luke Friedrichsfelde in Berlin, who was appointed 10 years after its birth as a preacher at the St. George Church in Berlin. The blessing of a serious Christian education accompanied him to the Berlin High School to the gray convent, from which he received in 1742, only 17 years old, the University of Halle, to be under the direction of the pietistic school teachers belonging to J. Lange, Michael, Baumgarten and Knapp to pay the… Go to person page >

Translator: F. W. Herzberger

Born: October 23, 1859, Baltimore, Maryland. Died: August 26, 1930, St. Louis, Missouri. Educated at Concordia Seminary in St. Louis, Missouri, Herzberger pastored in Carson, Kansas; Chicago, Illinois; and Hammond, Indiana. He was also a pioneer missionary in Arkansas, became the first city missionary (in St. Louis) of the Lutheran Missouri Synod in 1899, and worked for many missionary and charitable causes. His works include: The Family Altar  Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: There still is room in Jesus' arms so true
Author: Ernst Gottlieb Woltersdorf
Translator: F. W. Herzberger
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 3 of 3)

Lutheran Sunday School Hymnal. 9th ed. #d195

The Hymnal of the Evangelical Lutheran Augustana Synod. Text ed. #d581

The Selah Song Book (Das Sela Gesangbuch) #d715

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