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Nu skrider dagen under

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1 Nu skrider Dage under,
Og Natten vælder ud,
Forlad for Jesu Vunder
Vor Synd, o milde Gud!
Gud Fader os bevare,
De Store med de Smaa,
Hans hellig' Engleskare
En Skanse om os slaa!

2 Naar Mørket Jorden blinder,
Og Dagen tager af,
Det Tidemaal os minder
Om Dødens mørke Grav.
Ved hvert et Trin, vi træde,
Lys for os, Jesus sød,
Fyld Hjertet med din Glæde,
Og giv en salig Død!



Source: Salmebog for Lutherske Kristne i Amerika #611

Author: H. Himmerich

(no biographical information available about H. Himmerich.) Go to person page >

Author: Wilhelm Andreas Wexels

Wexels, Wilhelm Andreas. (Copenhagen, Denmark, March 29, 1797--May 14, 1866, Oslo, Norway). Lutheran. After studies in Copenhagen and Christiana (Oslo), became catechist and curate of Our Savior's Lutheran Church in Christiana. Preached against the inroads of rationalism, emphasizing the need for spiritual revival. Church historians claim that his ministry was the turning point in the Church of Norway. Failed in his attempt to give Norway a hymnal, but many of his hymns survived. --J. Irving Erickson, DNAH Archives Go to person page >

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First Line: Nu skrider dagen under
Author: H. Himmerich
Author: Wilhelm Andreas Wexels
Language: Norwegian
Copyright: Public Domain

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M. B. Landstads Kirkesalmebog og "Nokre Salmar" ved Professor Dr. E. Blix, samt følgende tillæg #611

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Salmebog for Lutherske Kristne i Amerika #611

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