With God and his friendship

With God and his friendship

Author: Carl Olof Rosenius; Author: C. R. Osbeck
Published in 2 hymnals

Author: Carl Olof Rosenius

Rosenius, Carl Olof. (Nysätra, Sweden, February 3, 1816--February 24, 1868). Lutheran. Son of a state church preacher with pietist convictions. University of Uppsala, 1838-1839. Tutor at Lenna. Lay preacher and evangelist. Editor of Pietisten, 1842-1868, a monthly which played a major role in the revival and free church movement. In order to stem the tide of separation and keep the revival within the state church, Rosenius and his friends organized "Evangeliska Fosterlandsstiftelsen" (Evangelical National Foundation) in 1856. In his activities as a lay preacher Rosenius was often accompanied by the singer-hymnist, Oscar Ahnfelt, and his lyrics were published in the latter's Andeliga Sånger (Spiritual Songs). Author of "Var jag går" (Wher… Go to person page >

Author: C. R. Osbeck

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First Line: With God and his friendship
Author: Carl Olof Rosenius
Author: C. R. Osbeck

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Gospel Hymnal #d395

The Covenant Hymnal, authorized by the Swedish Evangelical Mission Covenant of America #d448

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