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Page 1/2 Engraved by Verovio 3.13.1-18e7ed2 “Wake, Zi Lamb a on of wake, hears God, for the the Verse night watch heavens is men a fly sing dore ing,” ing, you, 4 the and the watch in saints men her and on heart an the new gels heights joy sing are is be cry spring fore ing; ing. you 8 “A She with wake, wakes, harp Je she and ru ris cym sa es bals' lem, from clear a her est rise!” gloom. tone. Mid For Of night her one hears Lord pearl the comes each wel down shin come all- ing voic glo por title Wake, Awake, for Night Is Flying My.Hymnary - Wake, Awake, for Night Is Flying WORDS: Philipp Nicolai, 1599; trans. by Catherine Winkworth, 1858 (Rom. 13:11-12; Mt. 25:1-13) MUSIC (WACHET AUF, Irr.): Philipp Nicolai, 1599; harm. by J. S. Bach, 1731 Page 2/2 Engraved by Verovio 3.13.1-18e7ed2 13 es rious tal, and and where, at strong join the in ing thrill grace, with ing in the cry truth choir re vic im joic to mor es: rious. tal, 18 “Where Her we are star gath the is er vir risen, round gins her your pure light ra and is diant wise? come! throne. The Now No Bride come, eye groom O has comes: Bless seen A ed that wake! One, light, 24 Your Lord no lamps Je ear with sus, the glad God's ech ness own oed take! Son. might Al Sing of le ho your lu san glo ia! na! ry; 29 With We yet brid an there al swer shall care all we and in in faith's joy vic bold your to prayer, call; ry to we sing meet fol shouts the low of Bride to joy groom, the e come, wed ter pre ding nal pare!” hall. ly! –  page 2  – My.Hymnary - Wake, Awake, for Night Is Flying WORDS: Philipp Nicolai, 1599; trans. by Catherine Winkworth, 1858 (Rom. 13:11-12; Mt. 25:1-13) MUSIC (WACHET AUF, Irr.): Philipp Nicolai, 1599; harm. by J. S. Bach, 1731
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First Line:
Wake, awake, for night is flying, The watchmen on the heights are crying (Winkworth)
Title:
Wake, Awake, for Night Is Flying
German Title:
Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme
Author:
Philipp Nicolai (1599); Catherine Winkworth
Meter:
Irregular
Language:
English
Copyright:
Public Domain
Liturgical Use:
Scripture Songs

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Title:
WACHET AUF (Nicolai)
Composer:
Philipp Nicolai (1599)
Meter:
Irregular
Copyright:
Public Domain