Jesus Quer Entrar Hoje em Teu Coração

Translator: Joan Larie Sutton

Joan Larie Sutton (nee Riffey) was born in Louisville, KY but lived most of her life in Brazil with her missionary parents. She began the study of violin at the age of ten, continuing her studies at Baylor University. She earned a Masters Degree in sacred music at Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville. She married William Boyd Sutton and together they worked in Brazil. She translated many hymns into Portuguese.… Go to person page >

Author: Ralph Carmichael

Ralph Carmichael (born 28 May 1927, Quincy, Illinois) is a composer and arranger of both secular pop music and contemporary Christian music, being regarded as one of the pioneers of the latter genre. Married to Marvella and father to composer and artist Carol Parks. His big break came at the end of the 1950s, when his work came to the attention of Capitol Records, who asked him to provide the arrangements for an album of mainly sacred Christmas songs by one of the label's biggest stars, Nat King Cole. The result, The Magic of Christmas, was released for the 1960 festive season, by which time Capitol had already set Carmichael to work with Cole on more secular albums. Carmichael duly became Cole's most regularly utilised arranger from… Go to person page >

Translator: Almir Rosa

(no biographical information available about Almir Rosa.) Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Jesus quer entrar hoje em teu coração
Title: Jesus Quer Entrar Hoje em Teu Coração
English Title: The Savior is waiting to enter your heart
Author: Ralph Carmichael (1958)
Translator: Joan Larie Sutton
Translator: Almir Rosa (1976)
Meter: with refrain
Refrain First Line: Já muitas vezes à porta esperou
Publication Date: 1991
Copyright: Copyright translation 1990 JUERP and Joan L. Sutton. All rights reserved. Used by permission.


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