Posts tagged ‘Giovanni Gastoldi’

January 8, 2017

2017-01-08 Notes from the Bench

 

“In dir ist Freude” (In you is joy) by Johann Sebastian Bach

A commentary on this week’s music by Dr. James T. Gerber, Music Associate

 

Text:

In Thee is gladness
Amid all sadness,
Jesus, Sunshine of my heart!
By Thee are given
The gifts of heaven,
Thou the true Redeemer art!
Our souls Thou wakest,
Our bonds Thou breakest,
Who trusts Thee surely
Hath built securely,
He stands for ever: Hallelujah!

 

 

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