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Piangi, piangi, ingrato core

Language: Italian (Italiano)

Piangi, piangi, ingrato core
L'aspra morte del Signore
Fa di lagrime un torrente
Piangi il tuo peccato atroce.

Che confitto ha Giesù in croce.
Piangi, ingrato peccatore
E nel horto il vero Dio.

Coronato il santo crine
Di pungenti acute spine
lo ti veggio il mio signore.

Con la croce inverso il monte
Se ne va con meste fronte
Il benigno redemptore.

Giunto al luogo egli si spoglia
Alma pensa che gran doglia
Senti il dolce salvatore.

Alza gli occhi ora christiano
Vedi i una el altra mano
Sguarda i pie del tuo Signore.

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)

Text added to the website: 2009-11-12 00:00:00.

Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:03:27

Line count: 19
Word count: 94

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