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Der Lerche Morgenlied

Language: German (Deutsch)

Die Lerche singt ihr Morgenlied
Im hohen Jubelchor;
[Das klinget und das schwinget sich]1
Zum Himmel hoch empor!
    Halleluja! Halleluja!
    So klingt's aus voller Brust.
    Lob, Ehr und Preis sei Gott gebracht!
    Singt sie in sel'ger Lust.
Ich stimm' aus vollem Herzen ein
In ihren Jubelchor,
Und mit dem Liede schwinget sich
Mein Herz zu Gott empor.
    Halleluja! Halleluja!
    So töne mein Gesang!
    Lob, Ehr und Preis sei Gott gebracht
    Im frohen Jubelklang!

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Confirmed with Kinder-Lieder von G. Ch. Dieffenbach, Mainz: Verlag von C.G. Kunze, 1854, page 32

1 Kern: "Und schwinget sich mit Sang und Klang"

Submitted by Sharon Krebs [Guest Editor]


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