5. Gott hat uns im herigen Jahre gesegnet

From Gottlob! nun geht das Jahr zu Ende, BWV 28

Composer
Johann Sebastian Bach
Key
C major
Meter
6/8
Length
66 measures

German text

English translation

Gott hat uns im heurigen Jahre gesegnet,
God has blessed us in the current years,
Daß Wohltun und Wohlsein einander begegnet.
so that prosperity and health meet each other.
Wir loben ihn herzlich und bitten darneben,
We praise Him heartily and pray therefore,
Er woll auch ein glückliches neues Jahr geben.
that He will give us also a happy new year.
Wir hoffens von seiner beharrlichen Güte
We hope for his anticipated goodness
Und preisens im voraus mit dankbarm Gemüte.
and praise it in advance with thankful consciences.
 

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Instrumentation

  • Alto
  • Tenore
  • Continuo: Organo

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