Swedish: Vem är det som kommer på vägen Mark 10:13-16 Let the children come to me... Text: Britt G. Hallqvist (1914-1997) Tune: Egil Hovland (1924-2013) 1. Who is it we see on the highway With light shining bright in his hair? Oh, that is our Master, Christ Jesus, To him let us run, he is here. 2. The children left playing with jump ropes, Their forts made of clay and of straw. And all of the mammas came running To bring him their children so small. 3. But then James and Peter got angry, “Leave Jesus alone, he is tired! Your pushing and shouting is noisy The Lord wants to preach, so be quiet!” 4. “No, now’s not the time to be preaching, For I want to care for the young. For such is the
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