5. In der Welt habt ihr Angst

From Bisher habt ihr nichts gebeten in meinem Namen, BWV 87

Composer
Johann Sebastian Bach
Key
c minor
Meter
3/8
Structure
none
Length
75 measures

German text

English translation

In der Welt habt ihr Angst; aber seid getrost, ich habe die Welt überwunden.
In the world you have fear; however be comforted, I have conquered the world.
(John 16:33)
 

About the text

  • Author: Unknown
  • “Based on text by Mariane von Ziegler” (Dürr 2005, 323).
  • Scripture readings for the day: James 1:22–1:27; John 16:23–16:30

Instrumentation

  • Basso solo
  • Continuo: Organo

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