Jesu, der du meine Seele

Sacred cantata for Trinity XIV
Johann Sebastian Bach, 1724
BWV 78

1.
Chorus
Jesu, der du meine Seele
SATB · cor · fl · 2 ob · str · bc
SATB · 
cor · fl · 2 ob · str · bc
2.
Duet
SA · 
violone · bc
3.
Recitative
T · 
bc
4.
Aria
T · 
fl · bc
5.
Recitative
B · 
str · bc
6.
Aria
Nun du wirst mein Gewissen stillen
B · ob · str · bc
B · 
ob · str · bc
7.
Chorale
Herr, ich glaube, hilf mir Schwachen
SATB · fl · str · cor · 2 ob · bc
SATB · 
fl · str · cor · 2 ob · bc

Instrumentation

  • Corno
  • Flauto traverso
  • Oboe I
  • Oboe II
  • Violino I
  • Violino II
  • VIola
  • Violone
  • Soprano
  • Alto
  • Tenore
  • Basso
  • Continuo: Organo

About the text

  • Author: Anonymous
  • “Based on the twelve-verse hymn of 1641 by Johann Rist” (Dürr 2005, 523).
  • Text references: first verse of 1641 hymn by Johann Rist (verbatim)
  • Scripture readings for the day: Galatians 5:16–5:24; Luke 17:11Luke 17:19

Resources

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