What laws, my blessed Savior hast thou broken

What laws, my blessed Savior hast thou broken

Author: Johann Heermann
Published in 7 hymnals

Author: Johann Heermann

Heermann, Johann, son of Johannes Heermann, furrier at Baudten, near Wohlau, Silesia, was born at Baudten, Oct. 11, 1585. He was the fifth but only surviving child of his parents, and during a severe illness in his childhood his mother vowed that if he recovered she would educate him for the ministry, even though she had to beg the necessary money. He passed through the schools at Wohlau; at Fraustadt (where he lived in the house of Valerius Herberger, q. v., who took a great interest in him); the St. Elizabeth gymnasium at Breslau; and the gymnasium at Brieg. At Easter, 1609, he accompanied two young noblemen (sons of Baron Wenzel von Rothkirch), to whom he had been tutor at Brieg, to the University of Strassburg; but an affection of the e… Go to person page >

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First Line: What laws, my blessed Savior hast thou broken
Author: Johann Heermann



Instances (1 - 7 of 7)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Christ in Song #171Page Scan
Hymnal of the Evangelical Church. Word ed. #d826
Mennonite Hymn Book #d375
Offices of Worship and Hymns: with tunes, 3rd ed., revised and enlarged #466Page Scan
The Evangelical Hymnal. Text ed. #d398
The Liturgy and the Office of Worship and Hymns of the American Province of the Unitas Fratrum, or the Moravian Church #466Page Scan
Worship in Song: a selection of hymns and tunes for the Service of the Sanctuary #195Page Scan
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