Rest, O Christ, from All Your Labor

Author: Herman G. Stuempfle

Herman G. Stuempfle Jr. was educated at Susquehanna University (A.B., 1945), Lutheran Theological Seminary (B.D., 1946), Union Theological Seminary (S.T.M., 1967) and Southern California School of Theology at Claremont (Th.D., 1971). From 1947-1959, Rev. Stuempfle, served as pastor of parishes in Pennsylvania and Maryland. In 1959, he joined the staff of the Board of Missions of the United Lutheran Church in America. Throughout his 27-year career as Professor of Preaching at Lutheran Theological Seminary, Rev. Stuempfle also served as the school's Dean (1971-1976) and as President (1976-1989). In 2004, Dr. Stuempfle was named a Fellow of the Hymn Society in the United States and Canada. His work is found in an ever-growing number of hymn… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: [Rest, O Christ, from All Your Labor]
Title: Rest, O Christ, from All Your Labor
Author: Herman G. Stuempfle
Source: Hymns for the Gospels (GIA Publications, Inc., 2001)
Language: English

Tune

O MEIN JESU, ICH MUSS STERBEN

Set to a German chorale text, "O mein Jesu, ich muss sterben" (O my Jesus, I must die), O MEIN JESU was published in Geistliche Volkslieder (1850). Paul G. Bunjes (b. Frankenmuth, MI, 1914) composed the harmonization for Lutheran Worship (1982). O MEIN JESU is in rounded bar form (AABA') with identi…

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Christian Worship: supplement #718
Scripture Song Database #2895



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