I am the Vine, You are My branches, Bear My fruit abundantly. of love and kindness, of generosity and a deep humility; A state of peace, faithfulness, of self-restraint, patient hope; of gladness and most abundant joy: By the fruit of My Spirit shall you be known.
- by Bible or other Sacred Texts , John 15:5, Galatians 5:22, 23 (paraphrased) [author's text not yet checked against a primary source]
Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)
- by Augusta Read Thomas (b. 1964), "Fruit of my spirit", 2004, first performed 2004. [SATB chorus] [text verified 1 time]
Researcher for this text: Emily Ezust [Administrator]
This text was added to the website: 2010-07-21
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Word count: 47