See from the rock the waters bursting

See from the rock the waters bursting

Author: H. L. von Hayn
Published in 6 hymnals

Author: H. L. von Hayn

Hayn, Henrietta Luise von, daughter of Georg Heinrich von Hayn, master of the hounds to the Duke of Nassau, was born at Idstein, Nassau, May 22, 1724. In 1746 she was formally received into the Moravian community at Herrnhaag. There, and, after the dissolution of this community, at Grosshennersdorf, and, after 1751 at Herrnhut, she was engaged as teacher in the Girls' School; and after 1766 in caring for the invalid sisters of the community. She died at Herrnhut, Aug. 27, 1782. (Koch, vi. 443-447; Allgemeine Deutsche Biographie, xi. 1.58, &c.) She was a gifted hymnwriter. A fervent love to Christ pervades her produc┬Čtions; and they are remarkably free from the unpleasant sentimentalism and that dwelling on the physical details of our Lord'… Go to person page >

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First Line: See from the rock the waters bursting
Author: H. L. von Hayn

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Instances (1 - 6 of 6)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Collection of Hymns, for the Use of the Protestant Church of the United Brethren. New and Revised ed. #955Page Scan
Hymns Arranged for the Communion Service of the Church of the United Brethren #8cPage Scan
Hymns Arranged for the Communion Service of the Church of the United Brethren #36bPage Scan
Offices of Worship and Hymns: with tunes, 3rd ed., revised and enlarged #998Page Scan
The Liturgy and Hymns of the American Province of the Unitas Fratrum #646Page Scan
The Liturgy and the Office of Worship and Hymns of the American Province of the Unitas Fratrum, or the Moravian Church #998Page Scan



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