by Anonymous / Unidentified Author
Translation © by Guy Laffaille

Was des Höchsten Glanz erfüllt
Language: German (Deutsch) 
Available translation(s): FRE
Was des Höchsten Glanz erfüllt,
Wird in keine Nacht verhüllt.
Was des Höchsten heilges Wesen
Sich zur Wohnung auserlesen,
Wird in keine Nacht verhüllt,
Was des Höchsten Glanz erfüllt.


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Available translations, adaptations or excerpts, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • ENG English [singable] (Ebenezer Prout) , "What God's splendour doth reveal"
  • FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , "Ce qui est rempli par l'éclat du Très-haut", copyright © 2016, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

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Ce qui est rempli par l'éclat du Très‑haut
Language: French (Français)  after the German (Deutsch) 
Ce qui est rempli par l'éclat du Très-haut
Ne sera voilé par aucune nuit,
Ce que la sainte nature du Très-haut
A choisi comme demeure
Ne sera voilé par aucune nuit,
Ce qui est rempli par l'éclat du Très-haut.


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