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Die Sabbatglocken hallen

Language: German (Deutsch)

Die Sabbatglocken hallen 
voll hoher Majestät, 
die frommen Beter wallen [auch: die frommen Scharen wallen]
heut alle zum Gebet.
Der Andacht Lieder tönen, 
es schwingt im frohen Sehnen [auch: im frommen Sehnen]
sich unser Herz empor.
Neig' uns, o Herr, neig' uns dein Ohr.

Groß ist, was Gottes Gnade 
uns allen wieder gab,
doch weichen von dem Pfade 
des Guten wir oft ab.
Wir fühlen das mit Reue 
und flehen heut' aufs neue
zu Gottes Vaterhuld: 
Trag', Vater, trag' uns mit Geduld.

Translation(s): ENG

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Submitted by Michael Berridge


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  • ENG English (Michael Berridge) , copyright © 2016, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Text added to the website: 2016-04-19.
Last modified: 2016-04-19 17:00:24
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