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O Jesus, My King and My Sovereign

Jesús es mi Rey soberano (O Jesus, my king and my sovereign)

Author: Vincente Mendoza (1920)
Tune: MI REY Y MI AMIGO
Published in 3 hymnals

Author: Vincente Mendoza

Born: De­cem­ber 24, 1875, Guad­a­la­ja­ra, Mex­i­co. Died: 1955, Mex­i­co Ci­ty, Mex­i­co. Buried: Mex­i­co Ci­ty, Mex­i­co. Mendoza stu­died in­i­tial­ly un­der Don Au­re­lio Or­te­ga. At age of 11 he went to work in a Pro­test­ant print shop in Mex­i­co Ci­ty and helped pro­duce El Evan­gel­is­ta Mex­i­ca­no (The Mex­i­can Evan­gel­ist) for the Meth­od­ist Church of the South; he rose to be­come its di­rect­or for 17 years. Look­ing to im­prove him­self, Men­do­za en­tered a night school for work­ers, but lat­er feel­ing the call to preach the Gos­pel, he en­tered the Pres­by­ter­i­an Sem­in­a­ry in Mex­i­co Ci­ty. When the sem­in­a­ry closed temp­o­rar­i­ly… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Jesús es mi Rey soberano (O Jesus, my king and my sovereign)
Title: O Jesus, My King and My Sovereign
Spanish Title: Jesús Es Mi Rey Soberano
Author: Vincente Mendoza (1920)
Meter: Irregular
Language: English; Spanish

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 3 of 3)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Chalice Hymnal #109
Presbyterian Hymnal: hymns, psalms, and spiritual songs #157
The United Methodist Hymnal #180



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