This world, O God, like that above

This world, O God, like that above

Author: Madame Guyon
Published in 9 hymnals

Author: Madame Guyon

Guyon, Madame. (1648-1717.) Jeanne Marie Bouyieres de la Mothe was the leader of the Quietist movement in France. The foundation of her Quietism was laid in her study of St. Francis de Sales, Madame de Chantal, and Thomas รค Kempis, in the conventual establishments of her native place, Montargis (Dep. Loiret), where she was educated as a child. There also she first learned the sentiment of espousal with Christ, to which later years gave a very marked development. She was married at sixteen to M. Guyon, a wealthy man of weak health, twenty-two years her senior, and her life, until his death, in 1676, was, partly from disparity of years, partly from the tyranny of her mother-in-law, partly from her own quick temper, an unhappy one. Her public… Go to person page >

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Author: Madame Guyon

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Psalms and Hymns, for Christian Use and Worship #H69

Chapel Hymns #d564

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New Union Hymns #88

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A Collection of Hymns: Supplementary to the Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts #13

The Church Hymn Book #d555

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