Han er opstanden! Store Bud!
Min Gud er en forsonet Gud,
Min Himmel er nu aaben!
Min Jesu seierrige Død
Fordømmelsernes Pile brød,
Og knuste Mørkets Vaaden.
Ved hans Seier,
Som jeg eier,
Han var død, men se, han lever!
Birgitte was born on March 7, 1742, in Gentofte, Denmark. She was the daughter of Jens Johansen. Boye married a supreme court judge in Copenhagen, Denmark. She found time to study German, French and English and translated hymns into Danish from these languages. As a hymnist, she was involved with Guldbergs og Harboes Psalmebog (Ove Guldberg’s and Ludvig Harboe’s Psalter), to which she contributed 146 hymns. She also produced "national dramatic writing." She died on October 17, 1824.
Sources: Julian, p. 1001 & Stulken, p. 145
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Display Title: Han er opstanden! Store Bud!First Line: Han er opstanden! Store Bud!Date: 1893Subject: Første Paaskedag | Til Ottesang og Høimesse; First Easter Day | High Mass; Herliggjørelsen | ; Glorification |
Display Title: Han er opstanden! Store Bud!First Line: Han er opstanden! Store Bud!Author: Birg. BoyeDate: 1897Subject: First Easter Sunday | High Mass; Første Paaskedag | Til Ottesag og Høimesse; Herliggjørelsen | ; Glorification |