Yes, our Shepherd leads with gentle hand

Yes, our Shepherd leads with gentle hand

Author: Friedrich Adolph Krummacher; Author: Jane L. Borthwick
Published in 15 hymnals

Author: Friedrich Adolph Krummacher

Krummacher, Friedrich Adolf, was a native of Tecklenburg, Westphalia, where his father, Friedrich Jacob Krummacher was Burgomaster and Hoffiscal. He was baptized there, July 22, 1767, and apparently born July 13, 1767. In 1786 he entered the University of Lingen (since 1819 ranked as a Gymnasium), and in 1787 that of Halle. After concluding his theological studies in 1789, he was for some time tutor in the family of Senator Meyer in Bremen; was then appointed, in 1790, Conrector of the Gymnasium at Hamm, and in 1793 Rector of the Gymnasium at Mors (Meurs), near Düsseldorf. In the end of 1800 he became Professor of Theology and Eloquence at the Reformed University of Duisburg. When, after the battle of Jena (Oct. 14, 1806), Duisburg was tak… Go to person page >

Author: Jane L. Borthwick

Miss Jane Borthwick, the translator of this hymn and many others, is of Scottish family. Her sister (Mrs. Eric Findlater) and herself edited "Hymns from the Land of Luther" (1854). She also wrote "Thoughts for Thoughtful Hours (1859), and has contributed numerous poetical pieces to the "Family Treasury," under the signature "H.L.L." --Annotations of the Hymnal, Charles Hutchins, M.A. 1872.… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Yes, our Shepherd leads with gentle hand
Author: Friedrich Adolph Krummacher
Author: Jane L. Borthwick
Copyright: Public Domain

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Asaph #d352

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Christ in Song #505

Heart and Voice #d209

Heart and Voice #d216

Hymnal of the Evangelical Church. Word ed. #d874

Hymns from the Land of Luther, Translated from the German #d78

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Hymns of the Ages #186

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Hymns of the Church Militant #97

Prayers and Hymns for the Church and the Home #d839

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Songs of Glory #83

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The Christian Hymn Book #104

The Christian Hymnal #d807

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The Christian Hymnal #389

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The Little Minstrel #103

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The Violet #103

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