Mit Fried und Freud ich fahr dahin, BWV 125 by Johann Sebastian Bach


(With peace and joy I depart), BWV 125', is a church cantata by Johann Sebastian Bach. He composed the chorale cantata in Leipzig in 1725 for the Feast of the purification of Mary and first performed it on 2 February 1725. The text is based on the hymn "" in four stanzas by Martin Luther, a paraphrase of the , published in 1524.