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Hvilestunden er i vente

Language: Danish (Dansk)

Hvilestunden er i vente,
solen sættes mer og mer,
denne dag har Gud på rente
hos mig, og så mange fler! 

Sundhed, styrke, liv og ære
lægges hver dag til min sum! 
glemmer jeg det, må jeg være
ganske både blind og dum. 

Dig, o Gud, ske lov og ære
for din nåde denne dag,
evig du velsignet være,
for jeg, efter dit behag,

fører sundhed med til senge,
og med god samvittighed
bag gardinet kan ophænge
al den sorrig, som jeg ved. 

Lad enhver i dine arme
søvn og salig hvile få! 
over mig sig Gud forbarme! 
sov, mit øje, sov herpå!

Submitted by Emily Ezust [Administrator]


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 between May 1995 and September 2003.

Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:01:36

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Word count: 103

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