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Aus Erbarmen nimm mich Armen

Representative Text

1 Aus Erbarmen nimm mich Armen,
nimm mich, Jesus, wie ich bin!
Dir, dem Einen, Heilgen, Reinen,
Dir gehöre ich forthin.

Refrain:
Herr, ich suche, Herr, ich finde
meine Ruhe nur in Dir,
gib den Segen Deinem Kinde
und bewahre Du ihn mir!

2 Auf Dich schauend, Dir vertrauend
will ich meine Straße ziehn.
Halt mich immer, laß mich nimmer,
Herr, von Deiner Seite fliehn! [Refrain]

3 Wird es trübe — Deine Liebe
leuchtet mir mit hellem Strahl.
Gott der Wahrheit und der Klarheit,
führe mich im finstern Tal! [Refrain]

4 Dir ergeben will ich leben,
will in Deinem Lichte stehn,
bis da taugen meine Augen,
Dich von Angesicht zu sehn. [Refrain]

Source: Glaubenslieder #343

Translator: Johanna Meyer, 1851-1921

(no biographical information available about Johanna Meyer, 1851-1921.) Go to person page >

Author: F. J. Crosby, 1823-1915

Pseudonymns: A.V., Mrs. A. E. Andrews, Mrs. E. A. Andrews, Mrs. E. L. Andrews, James L. Black, Henrietta E. Blair, Charles Bruce, Robert Bruce, Leah Carlton, Eleanor Craddock, Lyman G. Cuyler, D.H.W., Ella Dare, Ellen Dare, Mrs. Ellen Douglass, Lizzie Edwards. Miss Grace Elliot, Grace J. Frances, Victoria Frances, Jennie Garnett, Frank Gould, H. D. K., Frances Hope, Annie L. James, Martha J. Lankton [Langton], Grace Lindsey, Maud Marion, Sallie Martin, Wilson Meade, Alice Monteith, Martha C. Oliver, Mrs. N. D. Plume, Kate Smiley, Sallie Smith, J. L. Sterling, John Sterling, Julia Sterling, Anna C. Storey, Ida Scott Taylor, Mary R. Tilden, Mrs. J. B. Thresher, Hope Tryaway, Grace Tureman, Carrie M. Wilson, W.H.D. Frances Jane Crosby, the… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Aus Erbarmen nimm mich Armen
Original Language: English
Translator: Johanna Meyer, 1851-1921
Author: F. J. Crosby, 1823-1915
Language: German
Refrain First Line: Herr, ich suche, Herr, ich finde
Publication Date: 2001
Copyright: This text may still be under copyright because it was published in 2001.

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