Gerhardt, Paul, 1607-1676

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Paul Gerhardt was a Lutheran minister in Germany, who wrote a number of memorable hymns. Using traditional forms inspired by Martin Luther, Gerhardt wrote simple, powerful songs of faith and piety that continue to be used in Lutheran hymnals today.

From the description of Paul Gerhardt hymn, 19th century? (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 53385604

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associatedWith Ebeling, Johann Georg, 1637-1676. person
associatedWith Hoyt, Richard. person
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Lutherans--Hymns
Hymns--German--Translations into English
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Birth 1607-03-12

Death 1676-05-27

Germans

English,

German

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