Beati pauperes spiritu [The beatitudes] (Matthew 5:3-10) – Franz Liszt Posted on October 25, 2015 Posted in Liszt, Franz (1811-1886) Franz Liszt (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Matthew 5:3-10 [Latin] 3 Blessed are the poor in spirit: for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. 4 Blessed are they that mourn: for they shall be comforted. 5 Blessed are the meek: for they shall inherit the earth. 6 Blessed are they which do hunger and thirst after righteousness: for they shall be filled. 7 Blessed are the merciful: for they shall obtain mercy. 8 Blessed are the pure in heart: for they shall see God. 9 Blessed are the peacemakers: for they shall be called the children of God. 10 Blessed are they which are persecuted for righteousness’ sake: for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. — “The Beatitudes,” from Christus (published in 1872), composed by Franz Liszt (1811-1886) Franz Liszt: Christus - 6. Die SeligpreisungenWatch this video on YouTube Performed by Monteverdichor Würzburg BUY MP3/ALBUM MP3: Christus, S3/R478: After Epiphany: Die Seligpreisungen (The Beatitudes) (Baritone, Chorus) SHEET MUSIC Christus. Oratorio on passages from the Holy Bible and the Catholic liturgy. Composed by Franz Liszt (1811-1886). Edited by David Friddle. This edition: Urtext edition. Paperback. Piano reduction. With Language: Latin. 301 pages. Duration 2 hours, 55 mintues. Published by Baerenreiter Verlag (BA.BA7680-90). Item Number: BA.BA7680-90. ISBN 9790006528349. With Language: Latin. 27 x 19 cm inches.