Giv, helligste Treenighed

Giv, helligste Treenighed

Author: Thomas Kingo
Published in 7 hymnals

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Giv, helligste Treenighed,
Vi af dit Ord og Lære
I Kjærlighed, i Fryd og Fred
Maa sande Frugter bære,
At, naar du os vil høste hjem,
Vi da maa komme glade frem
Til evig Fryd og Ære!

Source: Salmebog for Lutherske Kristne i Amerika #579

Author: Thomas Kingo

Thomas Hansen Kingo (15 December 1634 – 14 October 1703 Odense) was a Danish bishop, poet and hymn-writer born at Slangerup, near Copenhagen. His work marked the high point of Danish baroque poetry. He belonged to a rather poor family partly of Scottish origin and was educated a clergyman. In his youth, Kingo wrote a series of poems picturing humorous scenes in village life and a pastoral love poem, Chrysillis. He studied theology at the University of Copenhagen, graduating in 1654, and for some time acted as private tutor. In 1661 he was appointed vicar to the pastor at Kirke Helsinge, and in 1668 he was ordained a minister at his native town, where his poetic activity began. At first he essayed patriotic poems, but later devoted h… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Giv, helligste Treenighed
Author: Thomas Kingo
Language: Norwegian
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 7 of 7)

Kirkesalmebog #d136

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Kirkesalmebog #579


M. B. Landstads Kirkesalmebog og "Nokre Salmar" ved Professor Dr. E. Blix, samt følgende tillæg #579

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Psalmebog, udgiven af Synoden for den norske evangelisk-lutherske Kirke i Amerika (2nd ed.) #12

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Salmebog for Lutherske Kristne i Amerika #579

Salmebog udgiven af Synoden for den norsk-evang. luth. kirke i Amerika. Rev. ed. #d107

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