Danish: Apostlene sad i Jerusalem Norwegian: Apostlene satt i Jerusalem Acts 2:1-13; Text: Nicolaj Fredrik Severin Grundtvig (1783-1872). Tune: Ludvig Mathias Lindeman (1812-1887) 1. Th’apostles all went to Jerusalem To wait for the Spirit’s coming And suddenly they heard a rushing wind Like thousands of bright bells ringing. 2. It moved them with gladness so wonderful, A new thing no one had heard of A rushing wind from heaven above Where all their names were written. 3. It spoke to them with a living word That now was blowing freshly, At table with their living Lord That brought to earth new blessings. 4. They heard it in Zion, a rushing wind That filled their sails with power, Come fr
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