16a. Da führeten sie Jesum

From Johannes-Passion, BWV 245, Version I, Part II: Nach der Predigt

Composer
Johann Sebastian Bach
Key
d minor
Meter
4/4
Structure
none
Length
11 measures

German text

English translation

Da führeten sie Jesum von Kaiphas vor das Richthaus, und es war frühe. Und sie gingen nicht in das Richthaus, auf daß sie nicht unrein würden, sondern Ostern essen möchten. Da ging Pilatus zu ihnen heraus und sprach:
Then they led Jesus before Caiaphas in front of the judgment hall, and it was early. And they did not go into the judgment hall, so that they would not become unclean; rather that they could partake of Passover. Then Pilate came outside to them and said:
 
 
Pilatus
Pilate
Was bringet ihr für Klage wider diesen Menschen?
What charge do you bring against this Man?
 
 
Evangelist
Evangelist
Sie antworteten und sprachen zu ihm:
They answered and said to him:

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  • Evangelista (Tenore)
  • Pilatus (Basso)
  • Continuo

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