Cristo, tu voluntad

Cristo, tu voluntad Sea hecha siempre en mí

Author: Benjamin Schmolck; Translator: Juan Bautista Cabrera
Tune: JEWETT
Published in 10 hymnals

Author: Benjamin Schmolck

Schmolck, Benjamin, son of Martin Schmolck, or Schmolcke, Lutheran pastor at Brauchitschdorf (now Chrόstnik) near Liegnitz in Silesia (now Poland) was born at Brauchitschdorf, Dec. 21, 1672. He entered the Gymnasium at Lauban in 1688, and spent five years there. After his return home he preached for his father a sermon which so struck the patron of the living that he made Benjamin an allowance for three years to enable him to study theology. He matriculated, at Michaelmas, 1693, at the University of Leipzig, where he came under the influence of J. Olearius, J. B. Carpzov, and others, and throughout his life retained the character of their teaching, viz. a warm and living practical Christianity, but Churchly in tone and not Pietistic. In th… Go to person page >

Translator: Juan Bautista Cabrera

(no biographical information available about Juan Bautista Cabrera.) Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Cristo, tu voluntad Sea hecha siempre en mí
Title: Cristo, tu voluntad
English Title: My Jesus, As Thou Will
Author: Benjamin Schmolck
Translator: Juan Bautista Cabrera
Language: Spanish

Tune

JEWETT


INVITATION (Maker)

Frederick C. Maker (b. Bristol, Gloucestershire, England, 1844; d. Bristol, 1927) composed INVITATION for this text. Also known as COME TO THE SAVIOR, the tune was published in the Bristol Tune Book (1881), edited by Alfred Stone and others. Well matched to the text, INVITATION begins gently but inv…

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LEOMINSTER (Martin)

George William Martin (b. London, England, 1825; d. London, 1881) composed LEOMINSTER, named for a town in the county of Hereford and Worcester (formerly Herefordshire), England. The tune was first published in The Journal of Part Music (vol. 2, 1862), in which it was titled THE PILGRIM'S SONG. Mart…

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Himnos de la Iglesia #248

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