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Selege Hoffnung! Du kommst wieder

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1 Sel'ge Hoffnung! Du kommst wieder,
Läßt die Glieder nicht zurück.
Bald verkünden neue Lieder
Droben unser ew'ges Glück.
Dann ist jeder Wunsch erfüllt,
Unser Sehnen ganz gestillt.

2 Ruhen werden dann die Glieder
Ewig dort, vereint mit Dir.
Keine Trübsal kehret wieder,
Keine Träne fließt wie hier.
Ewig fern ist alles Leid,
Jedes Herz füllt Seligkeit.

3 Und anbetend wird dann singen
Deine teu'r erkaufte Schar,
Dir, dem Lamme, Ehre bringen,
Gott erheben immerdar.
Welch ein Glück, bei Dir zu sein!
Komm, o Jesu, führ' uns ein!

Source: Glaubenslieder #8

Author: Carl Brockhaus, 1822-1899

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Text Information

First Line: Selege Hoffnung! Du kommst wieder
Author: Carl Brockhaus, 1822-1899
Language: German
Publication Date: 2001
Copyright: This text may still be under copyright because it was published in 2001.
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