46. If God be for us, who can be against us

From Messiah, HWV 56, Part III, Scene 3: The Final Conquest of Sin

Composer
George Frideric Handel
Key
g minor
Meter
3/4
Tempo
Larghetto
Length
178 measures

English text

If God be for us who can be against us?
Who shall lay any thing to the charge of God’s elect? It is God that justifieth.
Who is he that condemneth? It is Christ that died, yea rather, that is risen again, who is at the right hand of God, who makes intercession for us.

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Instrumentation

  • Violino I + Violino II
  • Soprano
  • Fagotto
  • Bassi: Violoncello + Violone + Cembalo

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