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Johann Scheffler

Short Name: Johann Scheffler
Full Name: Scheffler, Johann (See also Angelus Silesius)
Birth Year: 1624
Death Year: 1677

Used Angelus Silesius as a pen name. See also Angelus Silesius, 1624-1677

Texts by Johann Scheffler (52)sort descendingAsAuthority LanguagesInstances
Ach, sagt mir nichts von Gold und SchätzenJoh. Scheffler, 1624-1677 (Author)German4
All splendid bright, your grandeur showsJohann Scheffler (Author)English2
And whither wilt thou, pilgrim dearJ. Scheffler (Author)1
Auf, Christenmensch, auf, auf zum Streit!Joh. Scheffler, 1624-1677 (Author)German6
Begone, vain world, with all thy pleasuresJ. Scheffler (Author)English1
Bort, verden, af mit Sind og ØieJ. Scheffler (Author)Norwegian2
"Come follow Me," the Savior spakeJ. Scheffler (Author)English3
Dank Dir, o Herr, dass Gold und SchätzeJohann Scheffler, 1624-1677 (Author)German2
Die heilgen Seraphim erheben ihre StimmJohann Scheffler, 1624-1677 (Author (v. 1))German1
Die Seele Christi heil'ge michJ. Scheffler (Author)German1
Earth has nothing sweet or fairJ. Scheffler (Author)English8
God's Spirit falls on me as dew drops on a roseJohannes Scheffler (Author)English1
Gott Vater, aller Dinge GrundJoh. Scheffler, 1624-1677 (Author)German1
Gott Vater, der du allen DingenJohann Scheffler (Author)1
Grant, most gracious Lamb of GodJohann Scheffler, Angelus, 1624-1677 (Author)1
Great High Priest, who deigndst to beThe Rev. Johann Scheffler [Angelus Silesius], 1624-1677 (Author)English3
Großer König, den ich ehreDr. Joh. Scheffler (Author)German2
I thank thee, uncreated SunJohann A. Scheffler (Author)English7
Ich danke dir für deinen TodJohann Scheffler (Author)German2
Ich will dich lieben, meine StärkeDr. Joh. Scheffler (Author)German6
Jag vill dig prisa, Gud, min styrka!Johann Scheffler (Author)Swedish2
Jesu, komm' doch selbst zu mirJ. Scheffler (Author)German1
Jesus, draw thou near to meJ. Scheffler (Author)English2
Jesus ist der schönste Nam'J. Scheffler (Author)German1
Jesus, kom dog selv til migJohan Scheffler (Author)Norwegian2
Jesus' mercies never failJohann Scheffler, 1624-1677 (Author)3
Jesus, Savior, come to meJohann Scheffler (Angelus Silesius) (Author)English2
Kleiner Knabe, grosser GottJohann Scheffler (Author)German2
Liebe, die du mich zum BildeJohann Scheffler, 1624-1677 (Author)German6
Liebe, die für mich gelittenJohann Scheffler, 1624-1677 (Author)German2
Lord, thine image thou hast lent meJohn Scheffler (Author)English3
Loving Shepherd, kind and trueScheffler (Author)English1
Mir nach, spricht Christus, unser HeldDr. Joh. Scheffler (Author)German9
Morgenstern auf finstre NachtDr. Joh. Scheffler (Angelus Silesius), 1624-1677 (Author)German1
Morning star, O cheering sightJohann Scheffler, 1624-1677 (Author)English5
Morning star, thy cheering lightJohann Scheffler (Author)English1
Most High and Holy Trinity!Scheffler (Author)English1
Nothing fair on earth I seeScheffler (Author)English1
O du Liebe meiner Liebe, Du erwünschte SeligkeitJ. Scheffler (Author)German1
O God of good, the unfathomed seaJohann A. Scheffler (Author)English7
O Love, who formedst me to wearJ. Scheffler, 1624-77 (Author)English16
Rise, follow Me! our Master saithScheffler (Author)English3
The soul wherein God dwellsJohann Scheffler (Author)1
Thee will I love, my Strength, my Tower, Thee will I love my joy, my crown (Wesley)J. Scheffler (Author)English42
Thee will I love, my Strength, my Tower, Thee will I love my hope my joy (Winkworth)J. Scheffler (Author)English5
Thou, Jesus, art our King. Thy ceaseless praise we singJohann Scheffler, Angelus, 1624-1677 (Author)English1
Thy majesty, how vast it isJohann Scheffler, Angelus, 1624-1677 (Author)English3
Thy soul, O Jesus, hallow meJohann Scheffler (Angelus Silesius) (Translator (into German))English2
Treuer Meister, deine WorteScheffler (Author)German5
Where wilt Thou go, since night draws nearJohann Scheffler (Angelus Silesius) (Author)English1
Wilt Thou not, my Shepherd trueJ. Scheffler (Author)English3
Wo willst du hin, weil's Abend istJ. Scheffler (Author)German1
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