Though I speak with angel tongues

Though I speak with angel tongues

Translator: Catherine Winkworth; Author: Ernst Lange
Published in 21 hymnals

Translator: Catherine Winkworth

Catherine Winkworth is "the most gifted translator of any foreign sacred lyrics into our tongue, after Dr. Neale and John Wesley; and in practical services rendered, taking quality with quantity, the first of those who have laboured upon German hymns. Our knowledge of them is due to her more largely than to any or all other translators; and by her two series of Lyra Germanica, her Chorale Book, and her Christian Singers of Germany, she has laid all English-speaking Christians under lasting obligation." --Annotations of the Hymnal, Charles Hutchins, M.A., 1872… Go to person page >

Author: Ernst Lange

Lange, Ernst, was born at Danzig, Jan. 3, 1650, where his father, Matthias Lange, was in the service of the Senate. He was for some time secretary in Danzig, and thereafter in Warsaw. In 1691 he was appointed judge in the Altstadt of Danzig, and in 1694 senator. He died at Danzig, Aug. 20, 1727 (Bode, p. 103; Allegemeine Deutsche Biographie, xvii. 623, &c). After a visit to the Netherlands in 1698, Lange allied himself with the Mennonites and Pietists in Danzig, and came into conflict with the Lutheran clergy. His hymns were mostly written about the time when the pestilence visited Danzig, in 1710, and principally appeared in his LXI. Gott geheiligte Stunden, without place or date of publication., but probably at Danzig, 1711 (Preface dated… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Though I speak with angel tongues
Translator: Catherine Winkworth
Author: Ernst Lange

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Instances

Instances (1 - 21 of 21)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Selection of Spiritual Songs: with music for the Church and the Choir #641Page Scan
Calvary Selection of Spiritual Songs with Music for the Church and the Choir #d913
Hymns for Use in Divine Worship ... Seventh-Day Adventists #d1143
Hymns in Harmony with Modern Thought #105Page Scan
Hymns of the Spirit #532Page Scan
Hymns of Worship and Service. College ed. #d345
Laudes Domini: a selection of spiritual songs ancient and modern #832Page Scan
Offices of Worship and Hymns: with tunes, 3rd ed., revised and enlarged #1272Page Scan
Psalms and Hymns and Spiritual Songs: a manual of worship for the church of Christ #892Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary, or Hymns and Tunes for Christian Worship #ad1133
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #829Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian worship #829Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #829Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary; or Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Baptist Ed.) #829Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary; or, Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Words only) #829Page Scan
The Calvary Selection of Spiritual Songs: with music for use in social meetings. #355Page Scan
The Church of God Selection of Spiritual Songs for the Church and Choir #d909
The Hymnal of the Reformed Church in the United States #d661
The Liturgy and the Office of Worship and Hymns of the American Province of the Unitas Fratrum, or the Moravian Church #1272Page Scan
The New Laudes Domini: a selection of spiritual songs, ancient and modern for use in Baptist churches #875Page Scan
The Seventh-Day Adventist Hymn and Tune Book: for use in divine worship #685Page Scan
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