Klaar bloed en louter wonden
Language: Dutch (Nederlands) 
Klaar bloed en louter wonden
daar hangs Du, aan den hout,
gestraft [voor]1 mijne zonden,
gegalgd om mijne schoud:
om Dij zoo wille ik leven;
om Dij zoo wille ik lijen,
die 't lijf mij hebs gegeven
en 't sterven niet ontzien!

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Spelling changes used by De Vocht in the piece for voice and piano: zoo -> zo
Spelling changes used by De Vocht in the piece for chorus: wille ik -> wil ik
Spelling changes by Watelet: hangs -> hangst; wille ik -> wil ik

1 Mortelmans: "om" (first time)


Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)

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  • Also set in German (Deutsch), a translation by Bernard Smilde ; composed by Bernard Smilde.

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