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45. Now the Hour of Worship O'er

1 Now, the hour of worship o’er,
Teaching, hearing, praying, singing,
Let us gladly God adore,
For His Word our praises bringing;
For the rich repast He gave us
Bless the Lord, who deigned to save us.

2 Now the Blessing cheers our heart,
By His grace to us extended.
Let us joyfully depart;
Be our souls to God commended.
May His Spirit ever guide us
And with all good gifts provide us!

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Text Information
First Line: Now the hour of worship o'er
Title: Now the Hour of Worship O'er
German Title: Nun Gott Lob, es ist vollbracht
Author: Hartman Schenck (1680)
Translator (st. 3): Oscar Kaiser
Language: English
Publication Date: 1941
Topic: Adoration: Close of Service
Source: Tr. composite (sts. 1-2)
Notes: St. 3 © 1938, Concordia Publishing House
Tune Information
Composer: Johann R. Ahle (1664)
Key: G Major

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