Wer Geduld und Demut liebet

Wer Geduld und Demut liebet

Author: Anton Ulrich
Published in 6 hymnals

Author: Anton Ulrich

Anton Ulrich of Brunswick, born Oct. 4, 1633, at Hitzaeker, on the Elbe above Lauenburg, the portion as younger son of his father, Duke August, who three years afterwards succeeded to the Dukedom of Wolfenbuttel. He was the only child of the Duke's second marriage. In 1635 the Duke contracted a third marriage with Sophie Elisabethe of Mecklenburg. Father and stepmother alike were pious and fond of music and poetry, and their children were trained with a simple home life, in Lutheran orthodox ; and, under J. G. Schottelius and Sigismund v. Birken, instructed in all the learning of the time. Under these influences, supplemented by a residence at the University of Helmstädt, 1650, Anton Ulrich grew up a lover of his mother tongue and of poetr… Go to person page >

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First Line: Wer Geduld und Demut liebet
Author: Anton Ulrich
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Wer Geduld und Demuth liebet. [Patience and Humility.] Appeared in 1665, (ed. Wendebourg, 1856, p. 43), in 11 stanzas of 4 lines. Translated as Patience and Humility, by Miss Winkworth, 1869, p. 225. [Rev. James Mearns, M.A.] -- Excerpt from John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology (1907)



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Kirchenbuch der Ev.- Luth.-Christus Gemeinde, in New York #d834

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