Johann Anastasius Freylinghausen
- Category : Entertain-Music-Composer/Arranger
- Type : MEG
- Profile : 5/1 - Heretical / Investigator
- Definition : Single
- Incarnation Cross : LAX Confrontation 2
German hymnodist, theologian of the pietist Halle School and a scholar and follower of August Hermann Francke. He was the second director of the Franckenschen Stiftungen, a collection of schools for orphans. He wrote 44 spiritual Lieder and organized more greater collections of Lieder. His "Geistreiches Gesangsbuch" (Spiritual Songbook) with 1500 old and new spiritual Lieder was known as "Freylinghausen's Songbook" abroad. He died on 12 February 1739 in Halle.