226. There in God’s Garden

Text Information
First Line: There in God's garden stands the tree of Wisdom
Title: There in God’s Garden
Author: Pécselyi Király Imre (1641 c.)
Translator: Erik Routley (1974)
Publication Date: 2013
Scripture: Genesis 2:9; Genesis 2:17; Genesis 3:7; Exodus 3:2; Matthew 1:21; Matthew 11:28; 1 Peter 2:21-25; Revelation 22
Topic: Atonement; Christian Year: Palm Sunday; Christian Year: Maundy Thursday (6 more...)
Language: English
Copyright: © 1976 Hinshaw Music, Inc.
Tune Information
Composer: K. Lee Scott (1976)
Key: F Major
Copyright: © 1987 Birnamwood Publications (a div. of MorningStar Music Publishers, Inc.)

Text Information:

These evocative stanzas on Christ’s Passion come from a 12-stanza hymn by a 17th-century Hungarian pastor, as translated by the preeminent 20th-century hymnologist of the English-speaking world. The tune name honors the composer’s home in the foothills of the Appalachians.

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