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545. Word of God, Come Down on Earth

Text Information
First Line: Word of God, come down on earth
Title: Word of God, Come Down on Earth
Author: James Quinn, b. 1919
Meter: 78 78 88
Language: English
Publication Date: 2006
Topic: Redeemer
Copyright: © James Quinn, admin. Selah
Tune Information
Composer: Johann Rudolph Ahle, 1625-73
Meter: 78 78 88
Key: G Major
Source: The Lutheran Hymnal, 1941 (Setting)

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