When the Comforter is come, whom I will send unto you from the Father, even the Spirit of truth, which proceedeth from the Father, He shall testify of Me.@John 15:26
Birgitte C. Boye (1742–1824)

Birgitte C. Boye, 1778 (O Lue fra Guds Kjaerlighed); translated from Danish to English by George A. Rygh, 1909.

Der Tag, Er Ist 15th Century German tune (🔊 pdf nwc).

Holy Spirit, God of love,
Who our night dost brighten,
Poured on us from Heav’n above,
Now our faith enlighten.
In Thy light we gather here;
Show us that Christ’s promise clear
Its Amen forever.
Jesus, our ascended Lord,
Oh, fulfill Thy gracious Word:
Bless us with Thy favor!