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O What Shall I Render?

¿Con qué pagaremos (O what shall I render)

Translator: George Paul Simmonds (1968)
Published in 1 hymnal

Translator: George Paul Simmonds

At four years, George sang hymns with great devotion and enthusiasm. When he was ten he felt called to be a missionary. He retained his love for the Lord and for music throughout his life. So much so, that after the age of one hundred years old even sang solos in large meetings and on television. He began his work as a missionary, along with his wife, Nessie, in Ecuador. Then explored the Amazon area and across the continent. Collaborated in the compilation of "Hymns of the Christian Life." He also worked with the Bible Societies in several South American countries. He then served as pastor of a Hispanic church in the United States of America. He was a prolific translator of 800 hymns and choral songs. He used some pseudonyms as G. Paul S.… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: ¿Con qué pagaremos (O what shall I render)
Title: O What Shall I Render?
Spanish Title: ¿Con Qué Pagaremos?
Translator: George Paul Simmonds (1968)
Meter: Irregular
Source: Latin American hymn
Language: English; Spanish
Copyright: Translation copyright © 1968 by George P. Simmonds. Cánticos Escogidos, owner. All rights reserved. Used by permission.


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Presbyterian Hymnal #557

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