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Du hast in meinem Herzen

Language: German (Deutsch)

Du hast in meinem Herzen
ein reines Feuer erweckt,
dran hab' ich erlosch'ne Kerzen
wieder angesteckt:

kleine Liebeslieder 
sind wieder erwacht,
leben und leuchten wieder 
nach langer Nacht.

Leuchten in reinen Flammen,
fürchte dich nicht davor,
ihr Summen und Singen zusammen
gibt einen lieblichen Chor.

So mögen die Engel singen,
die um Maria stehn,
mit gefalteten Schwingen,
und aufs schlummernde Kindchen sehn.

Submitted by Peter Donderwinkel


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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