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 >

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

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Instances

Instances (1 - 15 of 15)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Asaph: or, The Choir Book #d352
Christ in Song #505Page Scan
Heart and Voice #d209
Heart and Voice: a New Collection of Sunday School Songs #d216
Hymnal of the Evangelical Church. Word ed. #d874
Hymns from the Land of Luther, Translated from the German #d78
Hymns of the Ages: being selections from Wither, Cranshaw, Southwell, Habington, and other sources (2nd series) #186Page Scan
Hymns of the Church Militant #97Page Scan
Prayers and Hymns for the Church and the Home #d839
Songs of Glory : For Sunday Schools, Churches and The Social Circle #83Page Scan
The Christian Hymn Book: a compilation of psalms, hymns and spiritual songs, original and selected (Rev. and enl.) #104Page Scan
The Christian Hymnal #d807
The Christian Hymnal: a choice collection of hymns and tunes for congregational and social worship #389Page Scan
The Little Minstrel: a collection of songs and music, with lessons of instruction, mathematicall arranged plan of notation #103Page Scan
The Violet: a book of music and hymns, with lessons of instruction designed for Sunday Schools, social meetings, and home circles #103Page Scan



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