God, We Come Before Thee

Author: Effie S. Black

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First Line: Great God, we come before Thee
Title: God, We Come Before Thee
Author: Effie S. Black
Refrain First Line: Thy reign is eternal, Thy kingdom shall increase
Copyright: Public Domain



WIR PFLÜGEN (named after the incipit of Schulz’s original third stanza) was published anonymously in the Hanover collection Lieder für Volksschulen (1800). But it was credited to Johann A. P. Schulz in Lindner’s Berlin songbook Jungenfreund (1812). The harmonization by John B. Dykes (PHH 147)…

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