Paa hans Kors Pilatus skriver

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1 Paa hans Kors Pilatus skriver:
"Jesus Jøde-Konge" klart.
Dette Ord til Anke bliver,
Som til denne Dag har var't.
Dig i Hu hvo gav det saa?
Hvad du skrevet har, skal staa,
Jesus skal, korsfæstet, bære
Kongenavn, og det med Ære.

2 Skriv dig, Jesus, paa mit Hjerte,
O min Konge og min Gud!
At ei Vellyst eller Smerte
Dig formaar at slette ud;
Denne, Indskrift paa mig sæt:
Jesus udaf Nasaret,
Den korsfæstede, min Ære,
Og min Salighed skal være!

Source: Salmebog for Lutherske Kristne i Amerika #330

Author: Thomas Kingo

Thomas Hansen Kingo (15 December 1634 – 14 October 1703 Odense) was a Danish bishop, poet and hymn-writer born at Slangerup, near Copenhagen. His work marked the high point of Danish baroque poetry. He belonged to a rather poor family partly of Scottish origin and was educated a clergyman. In his youth, Kingo wrote a series of poems picturing humorous scenes in village life and a pastoral love poem, Chrysillis. He studied theology at the University of Copenhagen, graduating in 1654, and for some time acted as private tutor. In 1661 he was appointed vicar to the pastor at Kirke Helsinge, and in 1668 he was ordained a minister at his native town, where his poetic activity began. At first he essayed patriotic poems, but later devoted h… Go to person page >

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First Line: Paa hans Kors Pilatus skriver
Author: Thomas Kingo
Language: Norwegian
Copyright: Public Domain



Louis Bourgeois (PHH 3) composed or adapted this tune for Psalm 42 for the Genevan psalter. The 1564 harmonization by Claude Goudimel (PHH 6) originally placed the melody in the tenor. An alternate harmonization with descants by Johann Crüger (PHH 42) can be found opposite 41 in the Psalter Hymnal.…

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