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Buscad primero

Representative text cannot be shown for this hymn due to copyright.

Translator: Anonymous

In some hymnals, the editors noted that a hymn's author is unknown to them, and so this artificial "person" entry is used to reflect that fact. Obviously, the hymns attributed to "Author Unknown" "Unknown" or "Anonymous" could have been written by many people over a span of many centuries. Go to person page >

Author: Karen Lafferty

(no biographical information available about Karen Lafferty.) Go to person page >



Named after its composer, LAFFERTY is a "simple is beautiful" tune consisting of one repeated musical line accompanied by a descant that encourages even the smallest congregation to sing in two-part harmony. A popular Scripture chorus published in many informal collections, it was one of the first t…

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Instances (1 - 12 of 12)

¡Cantad al Señor! #48

Alabanzas Favoritas No. 2 #138

Cáliz de Bendiciones #201

Cantos del Pueblo de Dios = Songs of the People of God (2nd ed.) #148

Celebremos #8

Celebremos Su Gloria #415

El Himnario #364

El Himnario Bautista de la Gracia #493

El Himnario Presbiteriano #364

Himnario Adventista del Séptimo Día #226

Himnos de la Iglesia #363

Mil Voces para Celebrar #201

Include 2 pre-1979 instances
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