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Dulce Comunión

Representative Text

1 Dulce comunión la que gozo ya
En los brazos de mi Salvador.
¡Qué gran bendición en su paz me da!
¡Oh! yo siento en mí su tierno amor.

Coro:
Libre, salvo del pecado y del temor,
Libre, salvo, en los brazos de mi Salvador.

2 ¡Cuán dulce es vivir, cuán dulce es gozar
En los brazos de mi Salvador!
Allí quiero ir y con él morar,
Siendo objeto de su tierno amor. [Coro]

3 No hay de temer ni que desconfiar,
En los brazos de mi Salvador.
Por su gran poder él me guardará
De los lazos del engañador. [Coro]

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #13675

Translator: Pedro Grado

Pedro Grado Valdés studied law, but then wanted to become a pastor. He had a heart for helping the poor. Dianne Shapiro from Celebremos su Gloria (Colombia/Illinois: Libros Alianza/Celebration), 1992 Go to person page >

Author: E. A. Hoffman

Elisha Hoffman (1839-1929) after graduating from Union Seminary in Pennsylvania was ordained in 1868. As a minister he was appointed to the circuit in Napoleon, Ohio in 1872. He worked with the Evangelical Association's publishing arm in Cleveland for eleven years. He served in many chapels and churches in Cleveland and in Grafton in the 1880s, among them Bethel Home for Sailors and Seamen, Chestnut Ridge Union Chapel, Grace Congregational Church and Rockport Congregational Church. In his lifetime he wrote more than 2,000 gospel songs including"Leaning on the everlasting arms" (1894). The fifty song books he edited include Pentecostal Hymns No. 1 and The Evergreen, 1873. Mary Louise VanDyke… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Dulce comunión la que gozo ya
Title: Dulce Comunión
English Title: What a fellowship, what a joy divine
Translator: Pedro Grado
Author: E. A. Hoffman
Meter: 10.9.10.9 with refrain
Language: Spanish
Refrain First Line: Libre, Salvo De cuidados y temor
Copyright: Public Domain

Timeline

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #13675
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  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)

Instances

Instances (1 - 7 of 7)

Cáliz de Bendiciones #244

Celebremos Su Gloria #387

El Himnario #347

Himnario Adventista del Séptimo Día #335

Himnos de gloria #4

Mil Voces para Celebrar #244

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #13675

Include 10 pre-1979 instances
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