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Behold, How Pleasant

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Miren qué bueno es cuando los hermanos están juntos (How pleasant and harmonious when God's people are together)

Paraphraser: Pablo D. Sosa
Tune: MIREN QUÉ BUENO
Published in 4 hymnals

Paraphraser: Pablo D. Sosa

Pablo Sosa (b. 1933) grew up and was educated in Argentina, the U.S. (Westminster Choir College), and Germany. For years he pastored a large Methodist congregation in Buenos Aires, Argentina while composing songs, leading choirs, editing hymnals, producing religious broadcasts, and teaching liturgy and hymnology at a seminary. Meanwhile, life in Argentina pushed him to question his assumptions about what’s best for congregational singing. During Argentina’s “dirty war,” two young women from his church were disappeared, possibly for working among the poor. As Catholic and Protestant churches hesitated whether to speak out, remain silent, or support the government, many people lost faith. Economic meltdown after the war plunged m… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Miren qué bueno es cuando los hermanos están juntos (How pleasant and harmonious when God's people are together)
Title: Behold, How Pleasant
Spanish Title: Miren que bueno
Paraphraser: Pablo D. Sosa
Language: English; Spanish
Refrain First Line: ¡Miren qué bueno, qué bunoe es (Behold how pleasant, how good it is!)
Publication Date: 1999
Notes: Argentina
Copyright: © Pablo Sosa

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Instances (1 - 4 of 4)

Common Praise (1998) #473

Evangelical Lutheran Worship #649

Halle Halle #5

Voices United #856

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