Wie lange und schwer wird die Zeit

Wie lange und schwer wird die Zeit

Author: John Newton
Published in 18 hymnals

Author: John Newton

Newton, John, who was born in London, July 24, 1725, and died there Dec. 21, 1807, occupied an unique position among the founders of the Evangelical School, due as much to the romance of his young life and the striking history of his conversion, as to his force of character. His mother, a pious Dissenter, stored his childish mind with Scripture, but died when he was seven years old. At the age of eleven, after two years' schooling, during which he learned the rudiments of Latin, he went to sea with his father. His life at sea teems with wonderful escapes, vivid dreams, and sailor recklessness. He grew into an abandoned and godless sailor. The religious fits of his boyhood changed into settled infidelity, through the study of Shaftesbury and… Go to person page >

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First Line: Wie lange und schwer wird die Zeit
Author: John Newton
Language: German

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Das Christliche Gesang-Buch #d304

Die Geistliche Viole: oder, eine kleine Sammlung Geistreicher Lieder. llth Aufl. #d183

Einbe Sammlung von Psalmen, Lobgesaengen, und Geistlichen Liedern #d324

English and German Gospel Songs, or The Ebenezer Hymnal #d296

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Evangelisches Gesangbuch. Die kleine Palme, mit Anhang #269

Gebet- und Danklieder fuer Erweckungs- und Gebetsversammlungen #d195

Gebet- und Danklieder, Nr. 2, fuer Erweckungs- und Gebetsversammlung #d271

Gesang und Melodienbuch: der Bischoeflichen Methodisten-kirche #d673

Sammlung von geistlichen Liedern ... kirchlicher und haeuslichen Gottesdienst #d319

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