Johannes Olearius

Johannes Olearius (1611-1684) served as a pastor and General Superintendant. Other hymns by him include “Comfort, Comfort All My People” (CW 11) and “Lord, Open Now My Heart to Hear” (CW 282).

From This Author

Merciful and Wondrous Throne
Translated by Aaron Jensen
A Christmas hymn that lauds the incarnation.
Philippians Hymn
Translated by Aaron Jensen
A hymn based on Philippians 2:5–11.