12b. Wir haben gehöret

From Markus-Passion, H 791

Composer
Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach
Tempo
Andantino
Length
23 measures

German text

English translation

Falsche zeugen

False witness

Wir haben gehöret, dass er sagete: Ich will den Tempel, der mit Händen gemacht ist, abbrechen und in dreien Tagen einen andern bauen, der nicht mit Händen gemacht sei.
We heard him say, I will destroy this temple that is made with hands, and within three days I will build another made without hands.
 

Instrumentation

  • Falsche Zeugen I (Tenore)
  • Falsche Zeugen II (Basso)
  • Continuo

Notes

Biblical passages taken from the King James Version.

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