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Sei nur getrost

Language: German (Deutsch)

Dein Stündlein schlägt, 
Dein Stündlein schlägt, 
Harr' nur in süßem Hoffen, 
Wenn's leise sich im Herzen regt, 
Steht dir der Himmel offen.
Dann wird dir alles offenbar,
Der Blumen Sprach', der Vöglein Sang 
Und der beredten Glocken Klang, 
Dann scheint auf Gottes Wunderwelt 
Dir alles golden, rein und licht, 
Du fühlst, wie jedes Wesen hier 
Von Gottes ew'ger Liebe spricht. 
Sei nur getrost, 
Dein Stündlein schlägt.
Harr' nur in süßem Hoffen, 
Wenn's leise sich im Herzen regt, 
Steht dir der Himmel offen.


Confirmed with Lautenspielers Lieder: Gedichte von Julius Gersdorff, Dresden, Verlag von Moritz Rätze, 1894, page 42.


Submitted by Emily Ezust [Administrator]

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Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)


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Last modified: 2018-07-18 00:41:49

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