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Guds Engle sang i Stjernetal

Guds Engle sang i Stjernetal

Author: N. F. S. Grundtvig
Published in 4 hymnals

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1 Guds Engle sang i Stjernetal,
I Stjernetal;
Nu Gud ske Lov i høien Hal!
Halleluja, Halleluja!

2 Fuld sødt det klang i Englekor:
I Englekor:
Guds Fred! Guds Fred! Guds Fred paa Jord!
Halleluja, Halleluja!

3 O Gud ske Lov for Julenat!
For Julenat!
Nu komme Nyaarsmorgen brat,
Halleluja, Halleluja!

4 Saa vokse vi i Lys og Løn
I Lys og Løn
Til Guds Behag med Davids Søn.
Halleluja, Halleluja!

5 Guds Engle, kom de kom til Mænd,
De kom til Mænd,
Saa komme vi til dem igjen.
Halleluja, Halleluja!

6 Fra Betlehem til Stjerneslot,
Til Stjerneslot,
Nu kjende vi den Veien godt.
Halleluja, Halleluja!

7 Thi Jesus er den Himmelvei,
Den Himmelvei,
Som skinner klart og sviger ei.
Halleluja, Halleluja!

8 Den Engle har ført ned til Jord,
Ført ned til Jord,
Den fører os til Englekor
Halleluja, Halleluja!

9 Der Livsens Krans og Krone paa
Og Krone paa
Vi af Guds Søn, vor Broder, saa.
Halleluja, Halleluja!

10 Gud Fader ske Lov, Tak og Pris,
Lov, Tak og Pris!
Guds Søn og Aanden ligervis!
Halleluja, Halleluja!

Source: Salmebog for Lutherske Kristne i Amerika #142

Author: N. F. S. Grundtvig

Nicolai Frederik Severin Grundtvig was the son of a pastor, and was born at Udby, in Seeland, in 1783. He studied in the University of Copenhagen from 1800-1805; and, like some other eminent men, did not greatly distinguish himself; his mind was too active and his imagination too versatile to bear the restraint of the academic course. After leaving the university he took to teaching; first in Langeland, then (1808) in Copenhagen. Here he devoted his attention to poetry, literature, and Northern antiquities. In 1810 he became assistant to his father in a parish in Jutland. The sermon he preached at his ordination, on the subject "Why has the Lord's word disappeared from His house," attracted much attention, which is rarely the case with "pro… Go to person page >

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First Line: Guds Engle sang i Stjernetal
Author: N. F. S. Grundtvig
Language: Norwegian
Copyright: Public Domain

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Kirkesalmebog #d169

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Kirkesalmebog #142

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M. B. Landstads Kirkesalmebog og "Nokre Salmar" ved Professor Dr. E. Blix, samt følgende tillæg #142

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Salmebog for Lutherske Kristne i Amerika #142

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