Dear Jesus when I think on thee

Dear Jesus when I think on thee

Author: Bernard of Clairvaux
Published in 4 hymnals

Author: Bernard of Clairvaux

Bernard of Clairvaux, saint, abbot, and doctor, fills one of the most conspicuous positions in the history of the middle ages. His father, Tecelin, or Tesselin, a knight of great bravery, was the friend and vassal of the Duke of Burgundy. Bernard was born at his father's castle on the eminence of Les Fontaines, near Dijon, iu Burgundy, in 1091. He was educated at Chatillon, where he was distinguished for his studious and meditative habits. The world, it would be thought, would have had overpowering attractions for a youth who, like Bernard, had all the advantages that high birth, great personal beauty, graceful manners, and irresistible influence could give, but, strengthened in the resolve by night visions of his mother (who had dies! in… Go to person page >

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First Line: Dear Jesus when I think on thee
Author: Bernard of Clairvaux

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Instances (1 - 4 of 4)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Protestant Church of the United Brethren. (New and Rev. ed.) #407Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Protestant Church of the United Brethren. Rev. ed. #d135
A Collection of Hymns, for the Use of the Protestant Church of the United Brethren. New and Revised ed. #466Page Scan
A Hymn and Prayer-Book: for the use of such Lutheran churches as Use the English language #162Page Scan



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