Dein Wille geschehe
Language: German (Deutsch)
Segne, Herz, den Freudentag,
Den der Herr dir spende,
Daß er's fröhlich wende,
Dank' ohn' Ende
Jubelnd ihm dein Schlag.
Aber Heil der Schmerzensnacht!
Traue Gottes Wegen,
Da du wach gelegen,
Hat sein Segen
Treu mit dir gewacht.
Folgt auch, wie die Nacht dem Tag,
Dir auf Wonne Leiden,
Der da schuf die beiden,
Wie dir's frommen mag.
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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)
Available translations, adaptations, and transliterations (if applicable):
- ENG English [singable] (James B. Robinson) , title 1: "Thy will be done", copyright © 2006, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
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Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:01:24
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Thy will be done
Language: English after the German (Deutsch)
Bless, o heart, each joyous day,
That the Lord doth give thee,
To his gladness turn thee,
Beat aloud thy praise.
But fear not the night of pain!
Trust in God's true way,
For he soon will show thee,
That His blessing
With thee doth remain.
For as night doth follow day,
Joy will follow sorrow,
He who both created,
In His wisdom,
Works thy good alway.
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Text added to the website: 2006-06-10 00:00:00.
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