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Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring

Church Cantata - BWV147 "Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben"

English text: Robert Bridges Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)


Keyboard arrangement: Bernard Kirkpatrick

Andante 3 3
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p 1. Je - su, joy of man's de - sir - ing,
mf 2. Through

the way, where Hope is guid - ing,






1st time p
mf

2nd time



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Ho - ly wis - dom, love most
Hark, what peace - ful mu - sic


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bright,
rings,


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Drawn by Thee, our souls as - pir - ing,
Where the flock, in Thee con - fid - ing,


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Soar to un - cre - a - ted light.
Drink of joy from death - less springs.



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mf
f Word of God, our
Theirs is beau - - ty's


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cresc.


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flesh that fash - ion'd.
fair - - est plea - sure:



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With the fire of
Theirs is wis - dom's


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life im - pas - sion'd,
ho - liest trea - sure:




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52 dim.

Stri - ving still to truth un - known,


Thou dost ev - er lead Thine own,








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Soar - ing, dy - ing round Thy
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in the love of joys un -






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Throne.
known.


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dal segno

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