This hymn was written by Katharina Amalia Dorothea von Schlegel (b. 1697) in 1752. The tune is attributed to Jean Sibelius. It is sung here by a the traditional acapella boy's choir, Libera, complete with lyrics. Visit my blog at http://life-incessant.blogspot.com/2013/11/the-why-of-this-blog.html 'When Suffering Doesn't Stop" for more on the subject of suffering and hope. And remember: DON'T FEED THE TROLLS Also beware: You may very well be prayed for against your will. It's just kind of who we are.