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The text by Picander appeared in a 1728 collection of texts for all occasions of the liturgical year. The feast day also celebrated the circumcision and naming of Jesus. Picander focused on the naming, beginning with a psalm verse mentioning God’s name. He used for the conclusion the second stanza from Johannes Hermann’s hymn “Jesu, […]

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The text by Picander appeared in a 1728 collection of texts for all occasions of the liturgical year. The feast day also celebrated the circumcision and naming of Jesus. Picander focused on the naming, beginning with a psalm verse mentioning God’s name. He used for the conclusion the second stanza from Johannes Hermann’s hymn “Jesu, […]