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Gott, Dein Ruhm sei hoch erhoben

Gott, Dein Ruhm sei hoch erhoben

Tune: CANTATE DOMINO (Schop)
Published in 1 hymnal

Full Text

1 Gott, Dein Ruhm sei hoch erhoben,
Deine Weisheit, Lieb' und Macht!
Nimmer kann ich g'nug Dich loben,
Daß Du so an mich gedacht.
Meine Sünden sind vergeben,
Jesus starb für meine Schuld, –
O welch göttlich große Huld!
In dem Sohn hab' ich das Leben.
Liebe, ach! wie liebst Du mich!
Lehr' mich ganz erkennen Dich.

2 Du hast mir den Geist gegeben,
Nicht steh' ich verwaiset hier,
Darf als Kind den Blick erheben,
Gott, mein Vater, stets zu Dir.
Du erhörest gern mein Flehen,
Stehst in jeder Not mir bei,
Sorgst so väterlich, so treu,
Läßt nichts Böses mir geschehen.
Liebe, ach! wie liebst Du mich!
Lehr' mich ganz erkennen Dich.

Source: Glaubenslieder #46

Text Information

First Line: Gott, Dein Ruhm sei hoch erhoben
Source: Elberfeld 1858
Language: German
Publication Date: 2001
Copyright: This text may still be under copyright because it was published in 2001.



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