Wonne lächelt überall

Author: John H. MacNaughton

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Translator: William Horn

Horn, William. (Germany, May 1, 1839--April 27, 1917). Evangelical. Come to United States in 1855, settled in Wisconsin. Licensed in 1861, ordained elder 1866, presiding elder 1871, bishop 1891. Editor of various Evangelical German-language publications, including Das Evangelische Magazin and Christliche Kinderfreund. Editor of German weekly of the Evangelical Association, 1883, Christliche Botschafter. Editor of Evangelisches Gesangbuch, 1877, for which he supplied a number of hymns. His most famous hymn was "Pure and free from all corruption." He wrote 24 hymns in all, and has been called one of the greatest of the German writers in America. Translated many English hymns into German. Retired as bishop in 1915. --Robert S. Wilson,… Go to person page >

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First Line: Wonne lächelt überall
English Title: Love at Home (There is beauty all around)
Author: John H. MacNaughton
Translator: William Horn
Language: German

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Church Hymnal, Mennonite: a Collection of Hymns and Sacred Songs ... 1st ed. [with Deutscher Anhang] #A48

English and German Gospel Songs, or The Ebenezer Hymnal #d300

Gebet- und Danklieder fuer Erweckungs- und Gebetsversammlungen #d204

Gebet- und Danklieder, Nr. 2, fuer Erweckungs- und Gebetsversammlung #d286

Gesangbuch der Evangelischen Gemeinschaft für öffentlichen und häuslichen Gottesdienst #d901

Liederperlen fuer Sonntagschulen, Jugendvereine, und den Familienkreis #d32

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