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Now, the hour of worship o'er

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1 Now, the hour of worship o'er,
Teaching, hearing, praying, singing,
Let us gladly God adore,
For his Word our praises bringing;
For the rich repast he gave us
Praise the Lord, who deigned to save us.

2 Now the blessing cheers our heart,
By his grace to us extended.
Let us joyfully depart;
Be our souls to God commended.
May his Spirit ever guide us
And with all good gifts provide us.

3 [Copyrighted]

Source: Christian Worship: a Lutheran hymnal #330

Author: Hartmann Schenck

Hartmann Schenk; b. 1634, Ruhla, near Eisenach; d. 1681, Voelkershausen. Pastor at Bibra and Ostheim Evangelical Lutheran Hymnal, 1908 Go to person page >

Translator (st. 3): Oscar Kaiser

(no biographical information available about Oscar Kaiser.) Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Now, the hour of worship o'er
German Title: Nun Gott Lob es ist volbracht
Translator (st. 3): Oscar Kaiser (1938)
Author: Hartmann Schenck
Meter: 7.8.7.8.8.8
Source: Composite translation (stanzas 1 & 2).
Language: English

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