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Schmecket und sehet unsers Gottes...

Language: German (Deutsch)

Schmecket und sehet unsers Gottes Freundlichkeit!
Die uns vor der Zeit geliebet, die uns in der Zeit umgibet,
die uns nach der Zeit erhöhet, selig, wer sich ihrer freut!

Translation(s): FRE

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Submitted by Guy Laffaille [Guest Editor]


Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)

Available translations, adaptations or excerpts, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , "Goûtez et voyez la bonté de notre Dieu !", copyright © 2018, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Text added to the website: 2018-10-11.
Last modified: 2018-10-11 09:21:26
Line count: 3
Word count: 29

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Goûtez et voyez la bonté de notre Dieu !

Language: French (Français) after the German (Deutsch)

Goûtez et voyez la bonté de notre Dieu !
Lui qui nous a aimé avant le temps, qui nous entoure en ce temps,
qui nous élève après ce temps, bienheureux celui qui se réjouit !

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Based on
  • a text in German (Deutsch) by Anonymous/Unidentified Artist, "Schmecket und sehet unsers Gottes Freundlichkeit!", first published 1725
      • This text was set to music by the following composer(s): Georg Philipp Telemann. Go to the text.


Text added to the website: 2018-10-14.
Last modified: 2018-10-14 08:13:06
Line count: 3
Word count: 35