1. Praising God of Many Names

O burning Mountain, O chosen Sun,
O perfect Moon, O fathomless Well,
O unattainable Height, O Clearness beyond measure,
O Wisdom without end, O Mercy without limit,
O Strength beyond resistance, O Crown beyond all majesty:
The humblest thing you created sings your praise.

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First Line: O burning Mountain, O chosen Sun
Title: Praising God of Many Names
Author: Mechthild of Magdeburg, 13th-century Christian mystic
Publication Date: 1995
Topic: God Beyond All Name and Form; God; Praise
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