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Gud være lovet evig nu og priset

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1 Gud være lovet evig nu og priset,
Som os her har selv bespiset!
Hungrige Gjæster ved hans Bord vi stode,
Gud, lad komme os til Gode!
Kyrie eleison!
O Herre, ved dit Liv, som du lod,
Ved dit sande Legem og sande Blod,
Ved din Pine og Død
Hjælp os nu af al vor Nød!
Kyrie eleison!

2 Dit hellig' Legem er for os hengivet,
At vi skulle have Livet;
Dyrere Gave kunde du ein skjænke,
Det skal vi med Tak betænke.
Kyrie eleison!
O Herre, du os elsker, og dør
Og dit Blod det saligste Under gjør;
Sletter Synderne ud,
Saa vi har en naadig Gud.
Kyrie eleison!

3 Hjælpe nu Gud os, vi maa Naaden eie
Til at gaa de rette Veie
Broderlig, kjærlig, som det Kristne sømmer,
At den Mad os ei fordømmer!
Kyrie eleison!
O Herre, ei din Helligaand tag,
Lad ham styrke, hjælpe os Dag fra Dag,
At din Kristenhed maa
I god Fred og Fremvekst staa!
Kyrie eleison!

Source: Salmebog for Lutherske Kristne i Amerika #69

Author (st. 2-3): Martin Luther

Luther, Martin, born at Eisleben, Nov. 10, 1483; entered the University of Erfurt, 1501 (B.A. 1502, M.A.. 1503); became an Augustinian monk, 1505; ordained priest, 1507; appointed Professor at the University of Wittenberg, 1508, and in 1512 D.D.; published his 95 Theses, 1517; and burnt the Papal Bull which had condemned them, 1520; attended the Diet of Worms, 1521; translated the Bible into German, 1521-34; and died at Eisleben, Feb. 18, 1546. The details of his life and of his work as a reformer are accessible to English readers in a great variety of forms. Luther had a huge influence on German hymnody. i. Hymn Books. 1. Ellich cristlich lider Lobgesang un Psalm. Wittenberg, 1524. [Hamburg Library.] This contains 8 German h… Go to person page >

Translator: M. B. Landstad

Magnus Brostrup Landstad (born 7 October 1802 in Måsøy, Norway and died 8 October 1880 in Kristiania) was a Norwegian minister, psalmist and poet who published the first collection of authentic Norwegian traditional ballads in 1853. This work was criticized for unscientific methods, but today it is commonly accepted that he contributed significantly to the preservation of the traditional ballads. Landstad lived with his father Hans Landstad (1771–1838) who was also a minister, first in 1806 to Øksnes, to Vinje in 1811 and to Seljord in 1819. He took a theological degree (cand. theol) in 1827, and worked after that as the resident chaplain in Gausdal for six years. After that he worked in different parishes in Telemark, Østfold befo… Go to person page >



Instances (1 - 6 of 6)

Kirkesalmebog #d164

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Kirkesalmebog #69


M. B. Landstads Kirkesalmebog og "Nokre Salmar" ved Professor Dr. E. Blix, samt følgende tillæg #69


Psalmebog, udgiven af Synoden for den norske evangelisk-lutherske Kirke i Amerika (2nd ed.) #30

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Salmebog for Lutherske Kristne i Amerika #69

Salmebog udgiven af Synoden for den norsk-evang. luth. kirke i Amerika. Rev. ed. #d119

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