Berean Bible Heritage Church
January 18, 2018; 11:40 pm
Jerusalem Time

Catherine Winkworth

by Pastor Clinton Macomber

Catherine Winkworth

Catherine Winkworth, was born September 13, 1827, in England, and died July 1, 1878. She was used of the Lord to translate several looks of German verses and hymns, one being "Now Thank We All Our God."

On July 1st, Catherine was suddenly attacked by a pain at the heart, and in half an hour later she had passed away. In 1848 for 2 years Catherine had a period of bad health. Catherine and her sister Susanna continued with their translations of the German works.

Hymns she worked with include:



The CyberHymnal. Photo of Catherine Winkworth.

Kenneth W. Osbeck, 101 Hymn Stories (Grand Rapids, Mich.: Kregel Publications, 1982) p. 209.

Kenneth W. Osbeck, Amazing Grace: 366 Inspiring Hymn Stories for Daily Devotions (Grand Rapids, Mich.: Kregel Publications, 1990) p. 331.

Last updated Sunday, December 20, 2009 3:54 PM PST

The Baptist Top 1000 The Fundamental Top 500

Berean Bible Heritage Churches
310 Woodhill Dr.
Redding, CA 96003

Email Pastor Clinton Macomber

Website News and Updates

Devotional Books New in Print and eBook Violins & Harps Repaired and Sold Prophecy Guide
The Bible Says It The Auction of Your Soul  
    ©2003-2018 Pleasant Places Press