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Amémonos, hermanos

Representative Text

1 Amémonos, hermanos,
Con tierno y puro amor;
Que un solo cuerpo somos,
Y nuestro Padre es Dios.

2 Amémonos, hermanos;
Lo quiere el Salvador,
Que su precioso sangre
Por todos derramó.

3 Amémonos, hermanos,
En dulce comunión;
Y paz y afecto y gracia
Dará el Consolador.

4 Amémonos, hermanos;
Y en nuestra santa unión
No existan asperezas
Ni discordante voz.

5 Amémonos, hermanos;
Y al mundo pecador
Mostremos como viven
Los que salvados son.

6 Amémonos, hermanos,
Con todo el corazón:
Lo ordena el Dios y Padre,
Su ley es ley de amor.

Amén.



Source: Culto Cristiano #133

Author: Juan Bautista Cabrera Ivars

Juan Bautista Cabrera Ivars was born in Benisa, Spain, April 23, 1837. He attended seminary in Valencia, studying Hebrew and Greek, and was ordained as a priest. He fled to Gibraltar in 1863 due to religious persecution where he abandoned Catholicism. He worked as a teacher and as a translator. One of the works he translated was E.H. Brown's work on the thirty-nine articles of the Anglican Church, which was his introduction to Protestantism. He was a leader of a Spanish Reformed Church in Gibraltar. He continued as a leader in this church when he returned to Spain after the government of Isabel II fell, but continued to face legal difficulties. He then organized the Spanish Reformed Episcopal Church and was consecrated as bishop in 1894. He… Go to person page >

Text Information

Tune

MUNICH (Mendelssohn)

MUNICH has a colorful history. Traces of it run as far back as 1593 in the Dresden, Germany, Gesangbuch in conjunction with the text 'Wir Christenleut." A version from a Meiningen Gesangbuch (1693) is still used in Lutheranism for "O Gott, du frommer Gott." Felix Mendelssohn's adaptation of that tun…

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ST. ALPHEGE (Gauntlett)


CHRISTUS, DER IST MEIN LEBEN

Melchior Vulpius (PHH 397) composed this short chorale tune, published as a setting for the anonymous funeral hymn "Christus, der ist mein Leben" ("For Me to Live Is Jesus") in Vulpius's Ein Schön Geistlich Gesangbuch (1609). Johann S. Bach (PHH 7) based his Cantata 95 on this tune and provided two…

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Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 4 of 4)

Celebremos Su Gloria #460

El Himnario #219

Himnario Adventista del Séptimo Día #482

Praise y Adoración #55a

Include 10 pre-1979 instances
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