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Lecture: “Jesus Makes My Heart Rejoice”: The Origins of a Popular Moravian Hymn

August 20 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Lecture via Zoom
by Dr. Paul Peucker

This year it is 300 years ago that Henriette Louise von Hayn was born in Idstein, Germany. She is the author of the well-known Moravian hymn “Jesus Makes My Heart Rejoice.” A recent find sheds new light on the origins of this popular hymn that has been translated into many languages. In this presentation, you will learn more about von Hayn, the hymn, and its unexpected origins.


August 20
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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