Cantad, cantad, mortales

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1 Cantad, cantad, mortales,
Que Cristo ya nació;
Y por salvar las almas,
Humilde se endarnó;
Por su bondad tan pura,
Él en la cruz murió;
Ya libres Él os hizo,
De ruina Él os sacó.

2 Cantad, cantad, mortales,
Que Cristo redimió.
De par en par las puertas
Del cielo Él os abrió.
La plenitud de gloria,
Cantad, que o legó;
Dad gracias al Mesías:
De ruina Él os sacó.

Source: Culto Cristiano #14

Author: Merrill N. Hutchinson

As of 1871, Hutchinson was pastor of a Presbyterian church in Dunellen, New Jersey. In 1873, he resigned his pastorate and moved to Mexico City. His works include: Himnario de las Iglesias Evangelica Translations-- Amoroso Salvador Con Cánticos, Señor Hay una Fuente sin Igual Obediente a Tu Mandato  Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Cantad, cantad, mortales
Author: Merrill N. Hutchinson
Language: Spanish
Copyright: Public Domain



GREENLAND, an example of the popular nineteenth-century practice of creating hymn tunes from the works of classical composers, is thought to be originally from one of J. Michael Haydn's (PHH 67) "Deutschen Kirchen Messen." The tune acquired its title from its occasional association with the text "Fr…

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Instances (1 - 6 of 6)

Culto Cristiano #14

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El Himnario Evangelico #53

Himnario de las Iglesias Evangelicas #69

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Himnario provisional con los cánticos #21

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