[Jag har en vän som älskar mig] (Frykman)

[Jag har en vän som älskar mig] (Frykman)

Composer: Nils Frykman (1895)
Published in 7 hymnals

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Composer: Nils Frykman

Born: October 20, 1842, Sunne, Värmland, Sweden (birth name: Nils Larsson). Died: March 30, 1911, Minneapolis, Minnesota. Buried: Lakewood Cemetery, Minneapolis, Minnesota. Nils took the name Frykman after the region where he grew up, Fryksdalen. In 1868, he graduated from teachers’ college in Karlstad, and went on to teach in Grums, Norrköping, and Sunne. He preached in the church in Sunne, and around that time began to write hymns. Eventually, his texts were printed in the magazine Sanningsvittnet. However, Frykman’s work was not sanctioned by Sweden’s state church, and almost led to the loss of his job as a teacher. Eventually he did resign his position over a controversy about his children’s baptism by an independent prea… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: [Jag har en vän som älskar mig] (Frykman)
Composer: Nils Frykman (1895)
Meter: D
Incipit: 53215 76664 32176
Key: F Major
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 4 of 4)

Small Church Music #5347

The Covenant Hymnal #489


The Cyber Hymnal #2824


The Cyber Hymnal #15497

Include 3 pre-1979 instances
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