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Para o Céu por Jesus Irei

Translator: William Edwin Entzminger

William Edwin Entzminger was born in South Carolina in 1859. He earned a B.S. from Furman University in South Carolina and then went to Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, KY for a Doctor of Theology degree. He married Maggie Grace Griffith, and together they became Baptist missionaries in Brazil in 1891. He wrote and translated many hymns.… Go to person page >

Author: Jessie Brown Pounds

Jessie Brown Pounds was born in Hiram, Ohio, a suburb of Cleveland on 31 August 1861. She was not in good health when she was a child so she was taught at home. She began to write verses for the Cleveland newspapers and religious weeklies when she was fifteen. After an editor of a collection of her verses noted that some of them would be well suited for church or Sunday School hymns, J. H. Fillmore wrote to her asking her to write some hymns for a book he was publishing. She then regularly wrote hymns for Fillmore Brothers. She worked as an editor with Standard Publishing Company in Cincinnati from 1885 to 1896, when she married Rev. John E. Pounds, who at that time was a pastor of the Central Christian Church in Indianapolis. A memorab… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Foi Jesus que abriu o caminho do céu
Title: Para o Céu por Jesus Irei
English Title: The Way of the Cross Leads Home
Translator: William Edwin Entzminger
Author: Jessie Brown Pounds (1906)
Meter: 11.7.11.8 with refrain
Language: Portuguese
Refrain First Line: Para o céu por Jesus irei
Publication Date: 1991
Copyright: This text may still be under copyright because it was published in 1991.

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Hinário para o Culto Cristão #295



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