3. Lob, Ehr und Preis sei Gott

From Nun danket alle Gott, BWV 192, [Versus 3]

Composer
Johann Sebastian Bach
Key
G major
Meter
12/8
Length
70 measures

German text

English translation

Lob, Ehr und Preis sei Gott,
Praise, honor, and glory be to God,
Dem Vater und den Sohne
to the Father and the Son,
Und dem, der beiden gleich
and to Him, who together with both
Im hohen Himmelsthrone,
on the high throne of heaven,
Dem dreieinigen Gott,
to the trinitarian God,
Als der ursprünglich war
who was present at the beginning,
Und ist und bleiben wird
is and will always remain
Jetzund und immerdar.
now and forever.
 

About the text

  • Author: Martin Rinckart
  • A 1636 hymn by Martin Rinckart (Dürr 2005, 781)
  • Text references: third verse of a 1636 hymn by Martin Rinckart (verbatim)

Instrumentation

  • Flauto traverso I + Oboe I + Violino I
  • Flauto traverso II + Oboe II + Violino II
  • Viola
  • Soprano chorale
  • Alto
  • Tenore
  • Basso
  • Continuo: Organo

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