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Helmbold, Ludwig

(1532–98). “The Ger. Asaph”; theol.; hymnist; b. Mühlhausen, Thuringia; educ. Leipzig and Erfurt; lecturer Erfurt U.; crowned poet laureate 1566; became deacon 1571, pastor and supt. Mühlhausen 1586. Wrote metrical version of AC; hymns include “Herr Gott, erhalt uns für und für”; “Von Gott will ich nicht lassen”; “Ihr Eltern, hört, was Christus spricht.”

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