Ellen Lakshmi Goreh

Short Name: Ellen Lakshmi Goreh
Full Name: Goreh, Ellen L. (Ellen Lakshmi), 1853-1937
Birth Year: 1853
Death Year: 1937

Goreh, Ellen Lakshmi, daughter of the Rev. Nehemiah Goreh, a Christian convert, a Brahmin of the highest class, was born. at Benares, Sept. 11, 1853. Her mother died in Dec. the same year, and the child was adopted first by a Mr. Smailes. Through the Mutiny in 1857 Mr. Smailes lost his property, and the child was then taken into the family of the Rev. W. T. Storrs and brought to England, where she was educated, and resided until 1880, when she returned to India to take up mission work with her own countrywomen. Through Miss F. R. Havergal's advice and influence Miss Goreh published From India's Coral Strand: Hymns of Christian Faith [1883]. The best known of these hymns is "In the secret of His Presence" (Jesus all in all).

--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, New Supplement (1907)


Texts by Ellen Lakshmi Goreh (9)sort descendingAsAuthority LanguagesInstances
在祂同在的隱密處 (Zài tā tóng zài de yǐn mì chù)Ellen L. Goreh (Author)Chinese2
എന്തൊരാമോദം എൻ ആത്മത്തിന്നു തന്നിൽ ഒളിപ്പാൻ! (Enteārāmēādaṁ en ātmattinnu tannil oḷippān!)Ellen Lakshmi Goreh (Author)Malayalam2
Im Geheimnis Seiner NäheEllen L. Goreh (Author)German1
In the secret of his presence how my soul delights to hideEllen Lakshmi Goreh (Author)English80
Lo, the darkness gathers round usEllen Lakshmi Goreh (Author)English2
No disappointment yonderEllen Lakshmi Goreh (Author)English2
Quão preciosas são as horas na presença de JesusEllen Lakshmi Goreh (Author)Portuguese2
Take my heart, O Great RefinerEllen Lakshmi Goreh (Author)English2
Wie groß ist des Allmächt'gen Güte!Ellen L. Goreh (Author)German1
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