3a. In deine Hände befehl ich meinen Geist

From Actus Tragicus, BWV 106

Composer
Johann Sebastian Bach
Key
b flat minor
Meter
4/4
Length
24 measures

German text

English translation

In deine Hände befehl ich meinen Geist; du hast mich erlöset, Herr, du getreuer Gott.
Into your hands I commend my spirit; you have redeemed me, Lord, you faithful God.
 

About the text

  • Author: Unknown
  • Text references: Psalm 31:5 (verbatim)

Instrumentation

  • Alto solo
  • Continuo

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