• Johann Sebastian Bach
1736?

65. Mache dich, mein Herze, rein

Chorus I

  • Oboe da caccia I + Violino I
  • Oboe da caccia II + Violino II
  • Viola
  • Basso
  • Continuo: Organo

German Text

Mache dich, mein Herze, rein,
Ich will Jesum selbst begraben.
Denn er soll nunmehr in mir
Für und für
Seine süße Ruhe haben.
Welt, geh aus, laß Jesum ein!

English Translation

Make yourself pure, my heart,
I want to bury Jesus myself.
For from now on he shall have in me,
forever and ever,
his sweet rest.
World, get out, let Jesus in!

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