De boca y corazón

Representative Text

1 De boca y corazón
Load al Dios del cielo,
Pues dionos bendición,
Salud, paz y consuelo.
Tan sólo a su bondad
Debemos nuestro ser;
Su santa voluntad
Nos guía por doquier.

2 ¡Oh Padre celestial!,
Danos en este día
Un corazón filial
Y lleno de alegría.
Consérvanos la paz;
Tu brazo protector
Nos lleve a ver tu faz
En tu ciudad, Señor.

3 Dios Padre, Creador,
Con gozo te adoramos.
Dios Hijo, Redentor,
Tu salvación cantamos.
Dios Santificador,
Te honramos en verdad.
Te ensalza nuestra voz,
Bendita Trinidad.

Source: Culto Cristiano #193

Author: Martin Rinkart

Rinkart, Martin, son of Georg Rinkart or Rinckart, cooper at Eilenburg on the Mulde, Saxony, was born at Eilenburg, April 23, 1586.* After passing through the Latin school at Eilenburg, he became, in Nov., 1601, a foundation scholar and chorister of the St. Thomas's School at Leipzig. This scholarship also allowed him to proceed to the University of Leipzig, where he matriculated for the summer session of 1602, as a student of Theology; and after the completion of his course he remained for some time in Leipzig (he did not take his M.A. till 1616). In March 1610 he offered himself as a candidate for the post of diaconus at Eilenburg, and was presented by the Town Council, but the Superintendent refused to sanction this arrangement, nominal… Go to person page >

Translator: Federico Fliedner

[Friedrich Ludwig Fliedner, Fritz Fliedner] Born: June 10, 1845, Kaiserswerth, Düsseldorf, Germany. Died: April 25, 1901, Madrid, Spain, of typhus. Buried: Civil cemetery, Madrid, Spain. Son of Theodor Fliedner, founder of the Kaiserswerth Deaconess Institute, Federico was educated at the Gymnasium in Gütersloh, studied theology at Halle (1864-46) and earned his PhD at Tübingen (1867). He served as a nurse in the Austro-Prussian war of 1866, and taught school for a year in rural Hilden. After ordination in 1870, he left Germany to be a missionary to Spain, settling in Madrid and becoming a chaplain at the German embassy. He learned Spanish, attended a Spanish high school, and studied medicine at the Universidad Central. Fliedn… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: De boca y corazon
Title: De boca y corazón
German Title: Nun danket alle Gott
Author: Martin Rinkart
Translator: Federico Fliedner
Language: Spanish
Copyright: Public Domain



NUN DANKET, named for the incipit of Rinkart's text, has been associated with this text ever since they were published together by Johann Crüger (PHH 42) in his Praxis Pietatis Melica (1647). Like most modern hymnals, the Psalter Hymnal prints the isorhythmic (all equal rhythms) version. The tune w…

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