Trinitatis VIII

Sunday 11 August 2019

Trinitatis VIII or 8th Sunday after Trinitatis

Today is Trinitatis VIII or the 8th Sunday after Trinitatis. Three cantatas for you today, all from the initial complete cantata cycles Bach commenced in Leipzig as of 1723.

Cantatas

  • Erforsche mich, Gott, und erfahre mein Herz, BWV 136
    (first performance 18 June 1723)
  • Wo Gott der Herr nicht bei uns hält, BWV 178
    (first performance 30 July 1724)
  • Es ist dir gesagt, Mensch, was gut ist, BWV 45
    (first performance 11 August 1726)

Playlist

WBC49-Trinitatis VIII or 8th Sunday after Trinitatis

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Image of the day

The Bach glass window in the Thomaskirche in Leipzig.

The Bach glass window in the Thomaskirche in Leipzig.