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Cuán glorioso es el cambio

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1 Cuán glorioso es el cambio operado en mi ser,
viniendo a mi vida el Señor;
Hay en mi alma una paz que yo ansiaba tener,
la paz que me trajo su amor.

Coro:
Él vino a mi corazón,
él vino a mi corazón.
Soy feliz con la vida que Cristo me dio;
él vino a mi corazón.

2 Ya no voy por la senda que el mal me trazó,
do sólo encontré confusión;
Mis pecados pasados Jesús los borró;
él vino a mi corazón. [Coro]

3 Ni una sombra de duda oscurece su amor,
amor que me trajo el perdón;
La esperanza que aliento la debo al Señor,
él vino a mi corazón. [Coro]

Source: Celebremos Su Gloria #337

Author: Rufus H. McDaniel

Rufus H. McDaniel was ordained in the Christian church in 1873. He found much joy in church music. He began writing hymns in the 1880's. He wrote, "I feel in my soul that God has something for me to do in brightening the experience of struggling souls. My chief desire is to be a blessing, if possible, to my fellow-men through these hymns and thereby glorify God in the name of his dear son 'whose I am and whom I serve.'" Dianne Shapiro, from "The Singers and Their Songs: sketches of living gospel hymn writers" by Charles Hutchinson Gabriel (Chicago: The Rodeheaver Company, 1916) Go to person page >

Translator: Vicente Mendoza

Vicente Mendoza Born: De­cem­ber 24, 1875, Guad­a­la­ja­ra, Mex­i­co. Died: 1955, Mex­i­co Ci­ty, Mex­i­co. Mendoza stu­died in­i­tial­ly un­der Don Au­re­lio Or­te­ga. At age of 11 he went to work in a Pro­test­ant print shop in Mex­i­co Ci­ty and helped pro­duce El Evan­gel­is­ta Mex­i­ca­no (The Mex­i­can Evan­gel­ist) for the Meth­od­ist Church of the South; he rose to be­come its di­rect­or for 17 years. Look­ing to im­prove him­self, Men­do­za en­tered a night school for work­ers, but lat­er feel­ing the call to preach the Gos­pel, he en­tered the Pres­by­ter­i­an Sem­in­a­ry in Mex­i­co Ci­ty. When the sem­in­a­ry closed temp­o­rar­i­ly, Men­do­za en­tered the… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Cuán glorioso es el cambio
English Title: What a wonderful change in my life has been wrought
Author: Rufus H. McDaniel
Translator: Vicente Mendoza
Language: Spanish
Refrain First Line: Ya vino a mi corazon
Copyright: Public Domain

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Celebremos Su Gloria #337

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