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364. My Heart Is Longing

Text Information
First Line: My heart is longing to praise my Savior
Title: My Heart Is Longing
Original Language: Norwegian/Scandinavian
Translator: Peter A. Sveeggen, 1881-1959 (alt.)
Meter: 10 10 10 10
Language: English
Publication Date: 1993
Topic: Redeemer
Source: Swedish hymn, 19th century, abr.
Copyright: Text: © Augsburg Publishing House. Reprinted by permission of Augsburg Fortress.
Tune Information
Meter: 10 10 10 10
Key: g minor
Source: Norwegian folk tune, 19th century

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