Mein liebster Jesus ist verloren: O Wort, das mir Verzweiflung bringt, O Schwert, das durch die Seele dringt, O Donnerwort in meinen Ohren.
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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)
- by Johann Sebastian Bach (1685 - 1750), "Mein Liebster Jesus ist verloren", BWV. 154 (1724), from the cantata Mein Liebster Jesus ist verloren [ sung text verified 1 time]
Available translations, adaptations or excerpts, and transliterations (if applicable):
- ENG English [singable] (Ebenezer Prout) , "My dearest Jesu, I have lost Thee"
- FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , "Mon très cher Jésus est perdu", copyright © 2016, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
Researcher for this text: Emily Ezust [Administrator]
This text was added to the website between May 1995 and September 2003.
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