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Am Abend

Language: German (Deutsch)

Mutter, es wird Abend wieder,
Gottes Sonne scheint nicht mehr,
meine müden Augenlider
brennen heut auch allzusehr;
o wie müde bin ich doch,
aber beten will ich noch.

Denn der liebe Gott dort oben
hört so gern der Kinder Fleh'n,
preisen will ich ihn und loben,
bis die Sinne mir vergehn;
o wie müde bin ich doch,
aber beten will ich noch.


Submitted by Harry Joelson

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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: 2011-03-18.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:04:18
Line count: 12
Word count: 62

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