Herre, signe du og raade

Herre, signe du og raade

Author: Jesper Svedberg; Translator: M. B. Landstad
Published in 4 hymnals

Representative Text

Herre, signe du og raade
Og bevare nu os vel,
Herre, lad dit Aasyns Naade,
Altid lyse for vor Sjæl!
Herre Gud, dig til os vend,
Og din Fred os alle send!
Fader, Søn og Aand tilsammen
Være med os alle! Amen.

Source: Salmebog for Lutherske Kristne i Amerika #91

Author: Jesper Svedberg

Biship of Skara, Sweden. He was entrusted in creating the first book ever of Swedish hymns, known today as "Swedberg's Book of Hymns, printed in 1694. It was soon declared heretical by some, because it focused too much on good works and not enough on faith. The whole edition was revoked, however, not before some copies made their way to Swedish colonies overseas. A new edition was published containing about 500 hymns, 30 of which bore Swedberg's name as author or translator. Several of these are still in the modern Swedish Book of Hymns. 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 >

Text Information

First Line: Herre, signe du og raade
Author: Jesper Svedberg
Translator: M. B. Landstad
Language: Norwegian
Copyright: Public Domain

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Kirkesalmebog: efter offentig foranstaltning #91

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