Reich des Herrn, Reich des Herrn

Reich des Herrn, Reich des Herrn

Author: Carl Bernhard Garve
Tune: HOLY LORD
Published in 11 hymnals

Author: Carl Bernhard Garve

Garve, Carl Bernhard, was born Jan. 24, 1763, at Jeinsen, near Hannover, where his father was a farmer. He was educated at the Moravian schools in Zeist, and Neuwied, at their P├Ądagogium at Niesky, and their Seminary at Barby. In 1784 he was appointed one of the tutors at Niesky, and in 1789 at Barby; but as his philosophical lectures were thought rather unsettling in their tendency, he was sent, in 1797, to arrange the documents of the archive at Zeist. After his ordination as diaconus of the Moravian church, he was appointed, in 1799, preacher at Amsterdam; in 1801 at Ebersdorf (where he was also inspector of the training school); in 1809 at Berlin; and in 1816 at Neusalza on the Oder. Feeling the burden of years and infirmities he resig… Go to person page >

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First Line: Reich des Herrn, Reich des Herrn
Author: Carl Bernhard Garve
Language: German
Publication Date: 1862
Copyright: This text in in the public domain in the United States because it was published before 1923.

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