b. So du mit deinem Munde bekennest Jesum

From Ich lebe, mein Herze, zu deinem Ergötzen, BWV 145

Johann Sebastian Bach
90 measures

German text

English translation

So du mit deinem Munde bekennest Jesum, daß er der Herr sei, und gläubest in deinem Herzen, daß ihn Gott von den Toten auferwecket hat, so wirst du selig.
If you acknowledge Jesus with your mouth, that He is the Lord, and believe in your heart that God has awakened Him from the dead, then you will be blessed.

About the text


  • Clarino
  • Violino I + Oboe I
  • Violino II + Oboe II
  • Soprano Concertato
  • Alto Concertato
  • Soprano
  • Alto
  • Tenore
  • Basso
  • Continuo: Organo + Violoncello + Violone


Georg Philipp Telemann


  • Full score: Neue Bach-Ausgabe I/10, p. 142 (Appendix)
  • Background: Alfred Dürr, Cantatas of J. S. Bach (Oxford University Press, 2005), p. 285
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