Saul, Saul, was verfolgst du mich?
Es wird dir schwer werden,
wider den Stachel zu löcken.
Saul, Saul, why do you persecute me?
It will become hard for you
to kick against the thorns.
This piece was performed by the SFBC in Ceremonies and Celebrations: Festive Music of the Colossal Baroque, on April 19, 1997.
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