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Heil dem geweihten Geist, der so sich...

Language: German (Deutsch)

[Heil dem geweihten Geist, der so sich aufermannet!
Verbannt ein Nero ihn: der feige Wüterich
Verbannet ihn nicht, er verbannet
Aus eines Gottes Nähe - sich;]1

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1 Himmel:
Hoch steht der freie Geist, der kräftig sich ermannet,
Und unerschüttert jedes Schicksals harrt;
Verbannt ihn ein Tyrann, der Wüthende verbannet
Nur sich aus eines Gottes Gegenwart.

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