Singing Chorales with Bach: 10th Sunday After Trinity

Tenth Sunday After Trinity

Here are the English versions of the chorales used by Bach for his cantatas for the tenth Sunday after Trinity.

Old Test: Jer. 8:4-12
Epistle: 1 Cor. 12:1-11
Gospel: Luke 19:41-48


BWV 46

Chorale: Great God of mighty pow’r

B. Schnurr, sts 1-8; J. M. Meyfart, st.9, 1678
Tr. M. Carver, 2017
Tune: O grosser Gott von Macht


BWV 101

Chorale: Remove from us, O faithful God
Martin Moller, 1584, after Aufer immensam
Tr. J. C. Jacobi, 1750, alt.
Walther’s Hymnal, #225
Tune: Vater unser im Himmelreich.

BWV 102

Chorale: Yea, as I live, thy Maker saith
J. Heermann, 1630
Tr, J. C. Jacobi, 1732, alt.
Walther’s Hymnal, #229
Tune: Vater unser im Himmelreich.


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Canadian. Confessional Lutheran pastor. Loci Communicant. Husband. Dad. Bach enthusiast. Middle-Earthling. Nerdy interests on the whole.

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