Composer: Johann Freylinghausen (alt.)
Published in 9 hymnals

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Composer: Johann Freylinghausen

Freylinghausen, Johann Anastasius, son of Dietrich Freylinghausen, merchant and burgomaster at Gandersheim, Brunswick, was born at Gandersheim, Dec. 2, 1670. He entered the University of Jena at Easter, 1689. Attracted by the preaching of A. H. Francke and J. J. Breithaupt, he removed to Erfurt in 1691, and at Easter, 1692, followed them to Halle. About the end of 1693 he returned to Gandersheim, and employed himself as a private tutor. In 1695 he went to Glaucha as assistant to Francke; and when Francke became pastor of St. Ulrich's, in Halle,1715, Freylinghausen became his colleague, and in the same year married his only daughter. In 1723 he became also sub-director of the Paedagogium and the Orphanage; and after Francke's death in 1727,… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: Johann Freylinghausen (alt.)
Incipit: 15654 35623 21315
Key: C Major
Source: Freylinghausen's second edition (1705); C. Gregor Choralbuch, 1784
Copyright: Public Domain


Worthy, O Lord, art Thou

To Christ, we homage pay

Sinners, Dismiss Your Fear

Sinners, dismiss your fear,
The joyful tidings hear!
This the word that Jesus said,
O believe, and feel it true;
Christ is risen from the dead,
Lives the Lord who died for you!

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Organ Solo

  • The Organ Portfolio Volume 15 Number 5 June 1952: Voluntaries for the Church Organ
    Composer/Editors Ellen Jane Lorenz; Johann Anastasius Freylinghausen
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (1952) pp. 59


The Cyber Hymnal #5951
Text: Sinners, Dismiss Your Fear
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The Cyber Hymnal #11452
Text: The Dreadful Day Is Come
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Hymns and Psalms #541b


The Cyber Hymnal #5951


The Cyber Hymnal #11452

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