Now, Anxious Heart, Awake from your Sadness

Author: Carl Olof Rosenius, 1816-1868

Rosenius, Carl Olof. (Nysätra, Sweden, February 3, 1816--February 24, 1868). Lutheran. Son of a state church preacher with pietist convictions. University of Uppsala, 1838-1839. Tutor at Lenna. Lay preacher and evangelist. Editor of Pietisten, 1842-1868, a monthly which played a major role in the revival and free church movement. In order to stem the tide of separation and keep the revival within the state church, Rosenius and his friends organized "Evangeliska Fosterlandsstiftelsen" (Evangelical National Foundation) in 1856. In his activities as a lay preacher Rosenius was often accompanied by the singer-hymnist, Oscar Ahnfelt, and his lyrics were published in the latter's Andeliga Sånger (Spiritual Songs). Author of "Var jag går" (Wher… Go to person page >

Translator: Herbert E. Palmquist, 1896-1981

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Text Information

First Line: Now, anxious heart, awake from your sadness
Title: Now, Anxious Heart, Awake from your Sadness
Author: Carl Olof Rosenius, 1816-1868
Translator: Herbert E. Palmquist, 1896-1981
Meter: 10.10.10.10
Copyright: Tr. © 1978, 1996 Covenant Publications

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