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Cantata BWV 178

Mvt. 6

Aria

Title:

Schweig, schweig nur, taumelnde Vernunft!

Soloists:

T

   

Instruments:

2 Vn, Va, Bc

Text:

Schweig, schweig nur, taumelnde Vernunft!
Sprich nicht: Die Frommen sind verlorn,
Das Kreuz hat sie nur neu geborn.
Denn denen, die auf Jesum hoffen,
Steht stets die Tür der Gnaden offen;
Und wenn sie Kreuz und Trübsal drückt,
So werden sie mit Trost erquickt.

CT:

Wo Gott der Herr nicht bei uns hält (Psalm 124) verse 6 (paraphrased)

Author:

Justus Jonas, based on Psalm 124

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