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Jesús es mi rey soberano

Jesús es mi rey soberano

Author: Vicente Mendoza (1920)
Published in 15 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI, Recording

Representative Text

1 Jesús es mi rey soberano,
Mi gozo es cantar su loor;
Es rey, y me ve cual hermano;
Es rey, y me imparte su amor.
Dejando su trono de gloria
Me vino a sacar de la escoria;
¡Y yo soy feliz,
Y yo soy feliz por Él!

2 Jesús es mi amigo anhelado;
En sombras o en luz siempre a
Paciente y constante a mi lado;
Ayuda y consuelo me da:
Por eso con gozo le sigo,
Porque Él es mi rey y mi amigo:
¡Y yo soy feliz,
Y yo soy feliz por Él!

3 Señor, ¿qué pudiera yo darte
Por tanta bondad para mí?
¿Me basta servirte y amarte?
¿Es todo entregarme yo a Ti?
Entonces, acepta mi vida
Que a Ti solo queda rendida:
¡Y yo soy feliz,
Y yo soy feliz por Él!

Source: Culto Cristiano #405

Author: Vicente Mendoza

Vicente Mendoza Born: De­cem­ber 24, 1875, Guad­a­la­ja­ra, Mex­i­co. Died: 1955, Mex­i­co Ci­ty, Mex­i­co. Mendoza stu­died in­i­tial­ly un­der Don Au­re­lio Or­te­ga. At age of 11 he went to work in a Pro­test­ant print shop in Mex­i­co Ci­ty and helped pro­duce El Evan­gel­is­ta Mex­i­ca­no (The Mex­i­can Evan­gel­ist) for the Meth­od­ist Church of the South; he rose to be­come its di­rect­or for 17 years. Look­ing to im­prove him­self, Men­do­za en­tered a night school for work­ers, but lat­er feel­ing the call to preach the Gos­pel, he en­tered the Pres­by­ter­i­an Sem­in­a­ry in Mex­i­co Ci­ty. When the sem­in­a­ry closed temp­o­rar­i­ly, Men­do­za en­tered the… Go to person page >



The Cyber Hymnal #13741
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)
Small Church Music #6108
  • PDF Score (PDF)


Instances (1 - 7 of 7)

Cáliz de Bendiciones #54

Page Scan

Celebremos Su Gloria #243

El Himnario #42

Mil Voces para Celebrar #54

Praise y Adoración #368a


Small Church Music #6108


The Cyber Hymnal #13741

Include 8 pre-1979 instances
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