5. Jesu, laß uns auf dich sehen

From Bleib bei uns, denn es will Abend werden, BWV 6

Composer
Johann Sebastian Bach
Key
g minor
Meter
2/2
Length
52 measures

German text

English translation

Jesu, laß uns auf dich sehen,
Jesus, let us look upon You,
Daß wir nicht
so that we do not
Auf den Sündenwegen gehen.
walk on the paths of sin.
Laß das Licht
Let the light
Deines Worts uns heller scheinen
of Your word shine brightly upon us,
Und dich jederzeit treu meinen.
and continually bring You to mind.
 

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Instrumentation

  • Violino I
  • Violino II
  • Viola
  • Tenore
  • Continuo: Cembalo + Organo

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