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Wird das Tor des Himmels sich öffnen

Translator: E. C. Magaret

(no biographical information available about E. C. Magaret.) Go to person page >

Author: E. R. Latta

Rv Eden Reeder Latta USA 1839-1915. Born at Haw Patch, IN, the son of a Methodist minister, (also a boyhood friend of hymn writer Willam A Ogden) he became a school teacher. During the American Civil War he preached for the Manchester Methodist Church and other congregations (possibly as a circuit rider filling empty pulpits). In 1863 he married Mary Elizabeth Wright, and they had five children: Arthur, Robert, Jennie, two others. He taught for the public schools of Manchester, and later Colesburg, IA. He moved to Guttenberg, IA, in the 1890s, and continued writing song lyrics for several major gospel composers, including William Ogden, James McGranahan, James Fillmore, and Edmund Lorenz. He wrote 1600+ songs and hymns, many being wi… Go to person page >

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First Line: Wenn mein Werk hienieden für Jesum getan
Title: Wird das Tor des Himmels sich öffnen
English Title: When my work is finished! I'm trying to do
Translator: E. C. Magaret
Author: E. R. Latta
Language: French
Refrain First Line: Öffnet es sich
Copyright: Public Domain

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Evangelisches Gesangbuch. Die kleine Palme, mit Anhang #61

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