Vor disk og dug er alt bered

Vor disk og dug er alt bered

Author: Thomas Kingo
Published in 7 hymnals

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1 Vor Disk og Dug er alt bered;
O Gud, for din Barmhjertighed
Velsign nu disse Gaver saa,
At vi kan Legems Styrke faa!
Gud, mæt enhver som hungrig er
Og Suk for Brød til Himlen bær!

2 Giv Fred og Frugt i vores Land,
Velsigne Jorden, Luft og Vand!
Bevar vor kristen Øvrighed,
Giv os vor Næring af vor Sved,
Mæt og vor Sjæl med Livsens Brød,
Som Jesus tjente med sin Død!



Source: Salmebog for Lutherske Kristne i Amerika #599

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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Kirkesalmebog #d660

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Kirkesalmebog: efter offentig foranstaltning #599

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Psalmebog, udgiven af Synoden for den norske evangelisk-lutherske Kirke i Amerika (2nd ed.) #476

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Salmebog for Lutherske Kristne i Amerika #599

Salmebog udgiven af Synoden for den norsk-evang. luth. kirke i Amerika. Rev. ed. #d464

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