Som tørstig Hjort

Som hjorten skriger efter vand

Author: H. F. Lyte
Tune: [Som hjorten skriger efter vand]
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Author: H. F. Lyte

Lyte, Henry Francis, M.A., son of Captain Thomas Lyte, was born at Ednam, near Kelso, June 1, 1793, and educated at Portora (the Royal School of Enniskillen), and at Trinity College, Dublin, of which he was a Scholar, and where he graduated in 1814. During his University course he distinguished himself by gaining the English prize poem on three occasions. At one time he had intended studying Medicine; but this he abandoned for Theology, and took Holy Orders in 1815, his first curacy being in the neighbourhood of Wexford. In 1817, he removed to Marazion, in Cornwall. There, in 1818, he underwent a great spiritual change, which shaped and influenced the whole of his after life, the immediate cause being the illness and death of a brother cler… Go to person page >

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First Line: Som hjorten skriger efter vand
Title: Som tørstig Hjort
Author: H. F. Lyte
Language: Norwegian
Refrain First Line: Som tørstig hjort
Publication Date: 1906
Copyright: This text in in the public domain in the United States because it was published before 1923.

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