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Weihnacht ist heut

Language: German (Deutsch)

Weihnacht ist heut,
O welche Freud!
Da lachen wir alle und jubeln vor Lust;
Jagt fort die Last
Aus Hütt' und Palast
Und gönnet der Freude Raum in der Brust.
Komm du herein,
Lieb Christkindlein,
Es brennen die Kerzen, die Türen sind weit;
In deiner Hut
Mach' fromm uns und gut,
Und leg' in die Herzen die Dankbarkeit.
Eia, eia, eia, eia.


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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)


Text added to the website: 2008-05-21.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:43
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