Magnus Brostrup Landstad (born 7 October 1802 in Måsøy, Norway and died 8 October 1880 in Kristiania) was a Norwegian minister, psalmist and poet who published the first collection of authentic Norwegian traditional ballads in 1853. This work was criticized for unscientific methods, but today it is commonly accepted that he contributed significantly to the preservation of the traditional ballads.
Landstad lived with his father Hans Landstad (1771–1838) who was also a minister, first in 1806 to Øksnes, to Vinje in 1811 and to Seljord in 1819. He took a theological degree (cand. theol) in 1827, and worked after that as the resident chaplain in Gausdal for six years. After that he worked in different parishes in Telemark, Østfold befo… Go to person page >
Translator (Swedish): Jesper Swedberg
Biship of Skara, Sweden. He was entrusted in creating the first book ever of Swedish hymns, known today as "Swedberg's Book of Hymns, printed in 1694. It was soon declared heretical by some, because it focused too much on good works and not enough on faith. The whole edition was revoked, however, not before some copies made their way to Swedish colonies overseas. A new edition was published containing about 500 hymns, 30 of which bore Swedberg's name as author or translator. Several of these are still in the modern Swedish Book of Hymns. Go to person page >
Display Title: Udi din Haand, o Fader blidFirst Line: Udi din Haand, o Fader blidDate: 1893Subject: Til Slutning | ; Closing | ; Hengtvenhed i Guds Vilje | ; Hanging in the Will of God | ; Særlige Salmer | Mødres Kirkegang; Special Hymns | Church
Display Title: Udi din Haand, o Fader blidFirst Line: Udi din Haand, o Fader blidDate: 1897Subject: Til Slutning | ; Closing | ; Hengtvenhed i Guds Vilje | ; Hanging in the Will of God | ; Fjerde Søndag efter Paaske | Til Hoimesse; Fourth Sunday after Easter | High Mass; Særlige Salmer | Mødres Kirkegang; Special Hymns | Church
Display Title: Udi din Haand, o Fader blidFirst Line: Udi din Haand, o Fader blidAuthor: J. Swedberg; LandstadDate: 1919Subject: Slutningssalmer | ; Closing Hymns | ; Sædvanlige Salmer til Høimesse | ; High Mass | ; Søndag efter Jul | Til Aftengudstjeneste - Til Sekund Tekstrækkes Lektie; Sunday after Christmas | ; Søndag efter Nyaar | Til Høimesse -Til Tredje Teksxtækkes Evangelium; Sunday after New Years | ; Fjerde Søndag efter Paaske | Til Høimesse -Til Sekund Tekstrækkes Evangelium; Fourth Sunday after Easter | ; Tillid | ; Trust |