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Preaching from home : the stories of seven Lutheran women hymn writers

Author: Gracia Grindal
Publisher: Grand Rapids, Mich. : William B. Eerdmans Pub. Co., 2011.
Series: Lutheran quarterly books.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Biography
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gracia Grindal
ISBN: 9780802865014 0802865011
OCLC Number: 676727600
Notes: Includes indexes.
Description: xi, 363 pages : illustrations, map, music ; 23 cm.
Contents: Dorothe Engelbretsdatter (1634-1716), Bergen's Deborah --
Birgitte Hertz Boye (1742-1824), falling star --
Berthe Canutte Aarflot (1795-1859), bride of Christ --
Lina Sandell (1832-1903), young preacher of grace --
Britt G. Hallqvist (1914-1997), a twinkling in God's eye --
Lisbeth Smedegaard Andersen (1934- ), bringing heaven to Earth --
Gracia Grindal (1943- ), homemade world.
Series Title: Lutheran quarterly books.
Other Titles: Stories of seven Lutheran women hymn writers
Responsibility: Gracia Grindal.
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"A remarkable book. . . . Teaches us much about the role of women in the historical development of Scandinavian hymnody and about the importance of poetry in the history of hymn writing." Read more...

 
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