Kommt, stimmet alle jubelnd ein

Kommt, stimmet alle jubelnd ein

Author: Heinrich Ernst Gebhardt, 1832-1899
Tune: GOD IS LOVE (Lorenz)
Published in 1 hymnal

Audio files: MIDI

Author: Heinrich Ernst Gebhardt, 1832-1899

Ernst (Heinrich) Gebhardt (1832-1899), a Methodist minister of Germany, spent some time in South America and North America and England accompanying R. Pearsail Smith as song leader at his evangelistic meetings. Gebhardt wrote many original hymns and translated over 50 Gospel hymns from English into German, most of them Moody and Sankey songs. They appeared in his Frohe Botschaft and Evangeliums-Lieder (C. F. Spittler, Basel), which were distributed in Europe and America in innumerable volumes. He was the compiler and editor of many other songbooks. Gebhardt's translations of such songs as "Rock of Ages"—"Fels des Heils," and "Oh, Have You Not Heard"—"Ich weiss einen Strom" seem to have more poetic quality than the English. His contri… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Kommt, stimmet alle jubelnd ein
Author: Heinrich Ernst Gebhardt, 1832-1899
Language: German
Refrain First Line: Gott hat uns lieb
Publication Date: 2001
Copyright: This text may still be under copyright because it was published in 2001.



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