O Herr, gib jedem seinen eignen Tod
Language: German (Deutsch)
O Herr, gib jedem seinen eignen Tod.
Das Sterben, das aus jenem Leben geht,
darin er Liebe hatte, Sinn und Not.
Translation(s): ENG ENG ITA
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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, and transliterations (if applicable):
- ENG English (Walter A. Aue) , title 1: "Oh Lord, award to each his fitting death", copyright © 2008, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
- ITA Italian (Italiano) (Ferdinando Albeggiani) , title 1: "Concedi a ognuno, o Dio, la sua propria morte", copyright © 2008, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
- ENG English (Bertram Kottmann) , title 1: "O Lord", copyright © 2008, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
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Oh Lord, award to each his fitting death
Language: English after the German (Deutsch)
Oh Lord, award to each his fitting death:
a dying that distills his very life
with all its drive and love and breath.
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Text added to the website: 2008-10-16.
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