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Cantata BWV 121

Mvt. 5

Recitative

Title:

Doch wie erblickt es dich in deiner Krippe?

Soloists:

S

   

Instruments:

Bc

Text:

Doch wie erblickt es dich in deiner Krippe?
Es seufzt mein Herz: mit bebender und fast geschlossner Lippe
Bringt es sein dankend Opfer dar.
Gott, der so unermesslich war,
Nimmt Knechtsgestalt und Armut an.
Und weil er dieses uns zugutgetan,
So lasset mit der Engel Chören
Ein jauchzend Lob- und Danklied hören!

CT:

Christum wir sollen loben schon verses 2-7 (paraphrased)

Author:

Martin Luther

Score BGA:

 

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