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What though my joys and comfort die?
The Lord my savior liveth.
What though the darkness gather round?
Songs in the night he giveth.

(My Life Flows On In Endless Song)

Sei willkommen, Tag des Herrn

Author: Karl Friedrich von Gerok

Gerok, Karl von, D.D , was born January 30, 1815, at Stuttgart, and studied theology at the University of Tubingen. He was, from 1836 to 1840, assistant at his father's church in Stuttgart; 1840-43, lecturer (repetent) at Tübingen, and after 1844 diaconus at Böblingen, near Stuttgart. In 1849 he returned to preach at Stuttgart, where he now resides (1886), as chief court preacher and oberconsistorialrath (0. Kraus, 1879, p. 165: manuscript from Dr. von Gerok, &c). Gerok is well known as an eloquent preacher, and has published various volumes of sermons. His fame principally rests on his sacred poetry. The best known of his poetical works is his Palmblätter, 1857, which has attained a wonderful circulation, and reached a 56th edition in… Go to person page >

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First Line: Sei willkommen, Tag des Herrn
Author: Karl Friedrich von Gerok
Language: German

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Deutsches Gesang- und Choralbuch #d33

Deutsches Gesangbuch der Bisch. Methodisten-Kirche #d491

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Deutsches Gesangbuch #501

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Frohe Lieder #273

Gesang und Melodienbuch #d565

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Gesangbuch der Evangelischen Brüdergemeinen in Nord Amerika (Neue vermehrte Aufl.) #875

Gesangbuch fuer Deutsche Sonntagsschulen #d185

Harfen-Klaenge #d218

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Kleiner Liederschatz #108

Liederperlen #d110

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Muntere Lieder #3

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