• Johann Sebastian Bach
1736?

57. Komm, süßes Kreuz

Chorus I

  • Viola da gamba sola
  • Basso
  • Continuo: Organ

German Text

Komm, süßes Kreuz, so will ich sagen,
Mein Jesu, gib es immer her!
Wird mein Leiden einst zu schwer,
So hilfst du mir es selber tragen.

English Translation

Come, sweet Cross, this I want to say:
My Jesus, give it always to me!
If my suffering becomes too heavy one day,
you yourself will help me bear it.

Notes

Viola da gamba see note (Neue Bach-Ausgabe)

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