by Martin Luther (1483 - 1546)
Translation © by Guy Laffaille

Lobet unsern Gott, alle seine Knechte
Language: German (Deutsch)  after the Latin 
Available translation(s): FRE ITA
Lobet unsern Gott, alle seine Knechte,
Und die ihn fürchten, beide Kleine und Große.
Denn der allmächtige Gott hat das Reich eingenommen.
Lasset uns freuen und fröhlich sein
Und ihm die Ehre geben.

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  • by Johannes Brahms (1833 - 1897), "Lobet unsern Gott, alle seine Knechte", op. 55 no. 2 (1870-1), published 1872, first performed 1872 [eight-part chorus, orchestra, and organ ad libitum], from Triumphlied, no. 2, Berlin, Simrock [
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Available translations, adaptations, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • ITA Italian (Italiano) (Ferdinando Albeggiani) , title unknown, copyright © 2008, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , title unknown, copyright © 2014, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Researcher for this text: Ferdinando Albeggiani

This text was added to the website: 2008-08-16
Line count: 5
Word count: 33

Louez notre Dieu, vous tous, ses...
Language: French (Français)  after the German (Deutsch) 
Louez notre Dieu, vous tous, ses serviteurs,
Et vous qui le craignez, petits et grands ensemble.
Car le Dieu tout-puissant a pris possession de son royaume.
Réjouissons-nous et soyons heureux
Et rendons gloire à Dieu.

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  • Translation from German (Deutsch) to French (Français) copyright © 2014 by Guy Laffaille, (re)printed on this website with kind permission. To reprint and distribute this author's work for concert programs, CD booklets, etc., you may ask the copyright-holder(s) directly or ask us; we are authorized to grant permission on their behalf. Please provide the translator's name when contacting us.

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This text was added to the website: 2014-11-11
Line count: 5
Word count: 35