In this season of Thanksgiving, we are grateful to the many people who benefit from Hymnary on a regular basis.

So far in 2021 we have had more than 8 million people from more than 200 countries around the globe come to the Hymnary website! Thank you to all who use and all who support it with gifts of time, talent and treasure.

If you feel moved to support our work today with a gift of any amount and a word of encouragement, we would be grateful. To donate online, please use the Calvin University secure giving site. If you'd like to make a gift by check, please send it to:, Calvin University, 3201 Burton Street SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49546.


Holy, holy, holy, holy holy, Holy is our Lord (Alvarez and Tyree)

Translator: Debi Tyree; Translator: Josue Alvarez; Author: Guillermo Cuéllar
Published in 2 hymnals

Representative text cannot be shown for this hymn due to copyright.

Translator: Debi Tyree

(no biographical information available about Debi Tyree.) Go to person page >

Translator: Josue Alvarez

(no biographical information available about Josue Alvarez.) Go to person page >

Author: Guillermo Cuéllar

In the mid-1980s, composer Guillermo Cuéllar composed the folk mass La Misa Popular Salvadoreña as a result of a commission from Archbishop Oscar Romero. Romero was assassinated while celebrating mass in El Salvador. Cuéllar himself was forced into exile for ten years due to threats on his life. Sing! A New Creation  Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Holy, holy, holy, holy holy, Holy is our Lord (Alvarez and Tyree)
Title: Holy
Spanish Title: Santo
Translator: Debi Tyree
Translator: Josue Alvarez
Author: Guillermo Cuéllar
Meter: D
Source: La Misa Popular Salvadorerla
Language: English; Spanish
Copyright: © 1968 GIA Publications, Inc.; Trans. © 2000 Abingdon Press



Instances (1 - 2 of 2)

Sing the Faith #2019

The Faith We Sing #2019

Suggestions or corrections? Contact us


It looks like you are using an ad-blocker. Ad revenue helps keep us running. Please consider white-listing or subscribing to eliminate ads entirely and help support