Herre Jesu, du som throner

Herre Jesu, du som throner

Author: M. B. Landstad
Published in 1 hymnal

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Herre Jesu, du som throner
Hos Gud Faders høire Haand,
Syndres Frelser og Forsoner,
Send os nu din Helligaand1
Tænd din Ild og tal dit Ord
Paa den hele vide Jord,
Sank til Troens Enhed sammen
Alle Jordens Ætter! Amen.

Source: Psalmebog, udgiven af Synoden for den norske evangelisk-lutherske Kirke i Amerika (2nd ed.) #442

Author: 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 >

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First Line: Herre Jesu, du som throner
Author: M. B. Landstad
Language: Norwegian
Copyright: Public Domain
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