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What though my joys and comfort die?
The Lord my savior liveth.
What though the darkness gather round?
Songs in the night he giveth.

(My Life Flows On In Endless Song)

En Gud og alles Fader

En Gud og alles Fader

Author: Bernhard Severin Ingemann
Published in 7 hymnals

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1 En Gud og alles Fader!
Er Hjordens og dens Hyrdes Raab;
Et Livets Væld os bader,
Og et er vores Sjæles Haab;
En Røst fra sanddru Munde,
En Aand i Alles Røst,
En Fred, hvortil vi stunde,
En Tro med evig Trøst,
En Kjærlighed, en Længsel,
En Kamp for Palmen hist,
En Udgang af al Trængsel,
Et Liv i Jesus Krist!

2 I Aandens Samfund vandre
Vi da den store Pilgrimsgang,
Og synge med hverandre
Det frelste Zions Seierssang.
Igjennem Nat og Trængsel,
Igjennem Nød og Død,
Med stille Haab og Længsel,
Med dyb Forventnings Glød–
Fra Kors, fra Grav vi stige
Med salig Lov og Pris
Til den Opstandnes Rige,
Til Frelsens Paradis!



Source: Salmebog for Lutherske Kristne i Amerika #536

Author: Bernhard Severin Ingemann

Ingemann, Bernhardt Severin, was born at Thor Kildstrup, Island of Falster, May 28, 1789. From 1822 to his death in 1862, he was Professor of the Danish Language and Literature at the Academy of Sorö, Zealand, Denmark. He was a poet of some eminence. His collected works were pub, in 1851, in 34 volumes. Seven of his hymns translated into English are given in Gilbert Tait's Hymns of Denmark, 1868. The only hymn by him in English common use is:— Igjennem Nat og Traengael. Unity and Progress. It is dated 1825, and is given in the Nyt Tillaeg til Evangelisk-christelig. Psalmebog, Copenhagen, 1859, No. 502. In its translated form as "Through the night of doubt and sorrow," by the Rev. S. Baring-Gould, it has become widely known in most Eng… Go to person page >

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First Line: En Gud og alles Fader
Author: Bernhard Severin Ingemann
Language: Norwegian
Copyright: Public Domain

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Kirkesalmebog #d91

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Kirkesalmebog #536

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M. B. Landstads Kirkesalmebog og "Nokre Salmar" ved Professor Dr. E. Blix, samt følgende tillæg #536

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Psalmebog, udgiven af Synoden for den norske evangelisk-lutherske Kirke i Amerika (2nd ed.) #365

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Salmebog for Lutherske Kristne i Amerika #536

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