Oss välsigna och bevara:
Med nåd ditt ansikte förklara
Och vänd det till ditt folk med frid!
Här ditt namn vi vilja sjunga;
Och sedan, med en helig tunga,
Dig lofva, Gud, till evig tid!
Med dina kerubim
Och dina serafim.
Helig är Gud,
All världens gud,
All krafts och nåds och visdoms Gud!
Samuel Johan Hedborn, born 14 October 1783 in Kolstad, Heda parish in Östergötland, died 26 December 1849 in Assjö rectory in Askeryds parish, Jönköping in Småland, was a Swedish writer, wise and hymn writer.
Hedborn was born in a soldier in the village Kolstad out on Östgötaslätten and had all his youth and first study in Linköping and then at Uppsala University 1806 - in 1809 a struggle against poverty, was ordained last year. After his ordination, he was first a curate in Östergötland same year, teachers in Stockholm in 1812 and extraordinary court preacher in 1815. In Uppsala and Stockholm , he became good friends with many Swedish romantic, including Atterbom, which also had its roots in Östergötland and northern Smål… Go to person page >
Display Title: Oss välsigna och bevaraFirst Line: Oss välsigna och bevaraTune Title: WACHET AUF, RUFT UNS DIE STIMMEAuthor: S. J. HedbornMeter: 8 9 8, 8 9 8, 6 6, 4 4, 4 8.Date: 1913Subject: Afslutningssånger | ; Closing Songs | ; Helgelse Och Bevarande | ; Holiness | ; Ordet och Gudstjänsten | ; The Word and the Worship |