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Cuando leo en la historia cómo llama Jesús

Cuando leo en la historia cómo llama Jesús

Author: Jemima Luke; Author: Sebastian Cruellas
Tune: SWEET STORY (12333)
Published in 3 hymnals

Author: Jemima Luke

Luke, Jemima Thompson, the wife of Rev. Samuel Luke, an Independent minister of England, was the daughter of Thomas 422 Thompson, a philanthropist, and was born at Colebrook Terrace, Islington, August 19, 1813. When only thirteen years of age she began writing for the Juvenile Magazine. She published a volume titled The Female Jesuit in 1851 and A Memoir of Eliza Ann Harris, of Clifton, in 1859, but her name is known to the Christian world almost wholly through the one hymn found in this volume. Mrs. Luke died February 2, 1906. I think when I read that sweet 682 Hymn Writers of the Church, 1915, Charles Nutter… Go to person page >

Author: Sebastian Cruellas

One of the promoters of Spanish hymnody was Spaniard Pedro Castro y Sebastián Cruellas. He participated not only as a compiler or publisher of hymnals, but with hymns composed, translated or adapted by him. -- from "Evangelicals in Mexico: Their Hymnody and Its Theology", p. 204  Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Cuando leo en la historia cómo llama Jesús
Author: Jemima Luke
Author: Sebastian Cruellas
Language: Spanish
Copyright: Public Domain

Tune

SWEET STORY (12333)

This is very similar to SALAMIS (12323), but the contour of the melody is strikingly different in the second phrase.

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Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 3 of 3)

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Page Scan

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