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Was macht ihr, dass ihr weinet

Author: Karl Johann Philipp Spitta

Spitta, Carl Johann Philipp, D.D., was born Aug. 1, 1801, at Hannover, where his father, Lebrecht Wilhelm Gottfried Spitta, was then living, as bookkeeper and teacher of the French language. In his eleventh year Spitta fell into a severe illness, which lasted for four years, and so threw him back that his mother (the father died in 1805) abandoned the idea of a professional career, and apprenticed him to a watchmaker. This occupation did not prove at all congenial to him, but he would not confess his dislike, and his family were ignorant of it till an old friend, who was trying to comfort him after the death of a younger brother, discovered his true feelings. The younger brother had been preparing for ordination, and so Carl was now invited… Go to person page >

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First Line: Was macht ihr, dass ihr weinet
Author: Karl Johann Philipp Spitta
Language: German
Copyright: Public Domain

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Ausgewaehlte Psalmen und Lieder fuer kirchlichen und haeuslichen Gebrauch #d344

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Deutsches Gesang- und Choralbuch #a478

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Deutsches Gesangbuch für die Evangelisch-Luterische Kirche in den Vereinigten Staaten #667

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Deutsches Gesangbuch für die Evangelisch-Luterische Kirche in den Vereinigten Staaten #667

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Deutsches Gesangbuch #478

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Deutsches Gesangbuch #478

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Deutsches Gesangbuch #667

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Deutsches Liederbuch #252

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Die Pilgerharfe #358

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Frohe Lieder #409

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Gesangbuch der Evangelischen Brüdergemeinen in Nord Amerika (Neue vermehrte Aufl.) #893

Gesangbuch der Evangelischen Gemeinschaft für öffentlichen und häuslichen Gottesdienst #d811

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Gesangbuch der Evangelischen Kirche #661

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Gesangbuch in Mennoniten-Gemeinden in Kirche und Haus #738

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Gesangbuch mit Noten #568

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Gesangbuch mit Noten #568

Glaubens-Lieder #d523

Glockenklänge #d181

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Glockenklänge #168

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Jugendharfe #12

Kleine Missionsharfe im Kirchen- und Volkston festliche und ausserfestliche Kreise. 25th ed. #ad147

Kleine Missionsharfe im Kirchen- und Volkston festliche und ausserfestliche Kreise. l7th ed. #d147

Unser Liederhort. I Teil. Sammlung auserlesener Lieder ... #d302

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