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Wer kann die Sorgfalt nennen

Wer kann die Sorgfalt nennen

Author: Carl Brockhaus, 1822-1899
Tune: [Wer kann die Sorgfalt nennen]
Published in 1 hymnal

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1 Wer kann die Sorgfalt nennen,
Die Du, o Vater, übst,
Und wer die Liebe kennen,
Womit Du stets uns liebst?
Du pflegst uns ohn' Ermüden
Und trägst uns ohne Rast.
Du schenkst uns Deinen Frieden,
Erleichterst jede Last.

2 Wir sind Dir anvertrauet
Von Jesu, unserm Herrn.
Der Glaube stets Dich schauet,
Du bist uns nimmer fern,
Und wirst uns hier bewahren
In dieser argen Welt,
Wir werden stets erfahren,
Daß Vatertreu' uns hält.

3 Dein Tun ist stets gesegnet,
Selbst wenn es hart uns scheint.
Dein Blick voll Trost begegnet
Dem, der gebeugt hier weint.
O wohl uns, daß wir stehen
In Deiner Vaterhut!
Wir können freudig gehen,
Du machst es immer gut.

Source: Glaubenslieder #41

Author: Carl Brockhaus, 1822-1899

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First Line: Wer kann die Sorgfalt nennen
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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Glaubenslieder #41

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