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Vor Jesu Augen schweben

Vor Jesu Augen schweben

Author: Nicolaus Ludwig, Graf von Zinzendorf
Published in 23 hymnals

Author: Nicolaus Ludwig, Graf von Zinzendorf

Zinzendorf, Count Nicolaus Ludwig, the founder of the religious community of Herrnhut and the apostle of the United Brethren, was born at Dresden May 26, 1700. It is not often that noble blood and worldly wealth are allied with true piety and missionary zeal. Such, however, was the case with Count Zinzendorf. In 1731 Zinzendorf resigned all public duties and devoted himself to missionary work. He traveled extensively on the Continent, in Great Britain, and in America, preaching "Christ, and him crucified," and organizing societies of Moravian brethren. John Wesley is said to have been under obligation to Zinzendorf for some ideas on singing, organization of classes, and Church government. Zinzendorf was the author of some two thousand hymn… Go to person page >

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First Line: Vor Jesu Augen schweben
Author: Nicolaus Ludwig, Graf von Zinzendorf
Language: German
Copyright: Public Domain

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Deutsches Gesang- und Choralbuch #a306

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Deutsches Gesangbuch #306

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Deutsches Gesangbuch #306

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Die Glaubensharfe (With Melodies) #396

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Die Glaubensharfe #396

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Die Pilgerharfe #432

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Evangelischer Liederschatz #248

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Evangelisches Gesangbuch #272

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Evangelisches Gesangbuch #288

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Evangelisches Gesangbuch #288

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Gesangbuch der Evangelischen Kirche #350

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Gesangbuch mit Noten #309

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Gesangbuch mit Noten #309

Gesangbuch zum Gebrauch der Evangelischen Bruedergemeinen #d542

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Gesangbuch #326

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Sieges-Lieder #100

Unser Liederhort. I Teil. Sammlung auserlesener Lieder ... #d291

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Vierstimmige Melodien für das Gesangbuch #78

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Vierstimmige Melodien #119

Wolga Gesangbuch . . . der deutschen evangelischen Kolonien an den Wolga ... #d680

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