Er sucht auch dich

Translator: W. Rauschenbusch

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Author: P. P. Bliss

Bliss, Philip, b. at Clearfield County, Pennsylvania, July 9, 1838. In 1864 he went to Chicago in the employ of Dr. George F. Root, the musician, where he was engaged in conducting musical Institutes, and in composing Sunday School melodies. Originally a Methodist, he became, about 1871, a choirman of the First Congregational Church, Chicago, and the Superintendent of its Sunday Schools. In 1874 he joined D. W. Whittle in evangelical work. To this cause he gave (although a poor man) the royalty of his Gospel Songs, which was worth some thirty thousand dollars. His death was sudden. It occurred in the railway disaster at Ashtabula, Ohio, Dec. 30, 1876. ... Some of his verses have obtained wide popularity in most English-speaking countries. T… Go to person page >

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First Line: Ueber Felsenpfade eitl der guter Hirt
Title: Er sucht auch dich
English Title: Seeking to Save
Translator: W. Rauschenbusch
Author: P. P. Bliss
Language: German
Refrain First Line: Er sucht auch dich

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Evangeliums-Lieder 1 und 2 (Gospel Hymns) #70

Evangeliums-Lieder, Gospel Hymns mit deutschen Kernliedern #d187

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