15b. Er hat gesagt

From Matthäus-Passion, H 782

Composer
Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach
Length
8 measures

Instrumentation

  • Falsche Zeugen (Alto)
  • Falsche Zeugen (Tenore)
  • Continuo

German text

English translation

Falsche zeugen

False witnesses

Er hat gesagt: Ich kann den Tempel Gottes abbrechen und in dreien Tagen denselben bauen.
This fellow said, I am able to destroy the temple of God, and to build it in three days.
 

About the text

  • Author: Anna Luise Karsch & Johann Joachim Eschenburg

Notes

Biblical passages taken from the King James Version.

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