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Das Allersüsseste

Language: German (Deutsch)

Süß ist der Honigseim, süß ist der Rebenmost,
Süß ist das Himmelsbrot, der Isreliten Kost.
Süß ist, was Seraphin von Anbeginn empfunden,
[Noch]1 süßer ist, Herr Christ, das Süße deiner Wunden.

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Spelling changes used by Mendelssohn: Isreliten -> Israeliten; Seraphin -> Seraphim
1 Mendelssohn: "Doch"

Submitted by Bertram Kottmann


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