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Gade, Niels Willem, a Danish composer, was born (1815) at Copenhagen. In 1841 he published Echoes of Ossian. He studied at Leipzig, and succeeded Mendelssohn as leader of concerts. In 1868 he became master of the Chapel Royal at Copenhagen. He published eight symphonies, Comala, the Erl King's Daughter, and other vocal and instrumental pieces. He died in 1891.

“We must not be proud of our bodies, because the matter is from the earth, yet not dishonour our bodies, because the mould and shape are from the divine wisdom.”
–Matthew Henry, Commentary, Job 10