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721. Lord, You Have Come to the Lakeshore (Tú has venido a la orilla)

Text Information
First Line: Lord, you have come to the lakeshore (Tú has venido a la orilla)
Title: Lord, You Have Come to the Lakeshore (Tú has venido a la orilla)
Spanish Title: Tú has venido a la orilla
Author: Cesáreo Gabaráin (1979)
Translator: Gertrude Suppe (1988, alt)
Translator: George Lockwood (1988, alt.)
Translator: Raquel Guittierez-Achón (1988, alt.)
Publication Date: 2013
Meter: 8.10.10 with refrain
Scripture: ; ; ; ; ;
Topic: Discipleship and Mission; Evangelism; Service (1 more...)
Language: English
Refrain First Line: O Lord, with your eyes you have searched me (Señor me has mirado a los ojos)
Copyright: Spanish text and English trans. © 1979, 1987, 1989 Cesáreo Gabaráin (Published by OCP)
Tune Information
Composer: Cesáreo Gabaráin (1979)
Harmonizer: Skinner Chávez-Melo (1987)
Meter: 8.10.10 with refrain
Key: D Major
Copyright: © 1977 Cesáreo Gabaráin (Published by OCP); Harm. © 1987 OCP

Text Information:

This is one of the most popular songs to emerge from the 1970s revival of religious song in Spain. It asks singers to become like the fishermen who left boats and nets to follow Jesus, first as disciples learning his way of love, then as apostles carrying that love to others.

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