Las Flores y los Pájaros

Las flores y los pájaros Dios sólo pudo hacer

Author: Cecil Frances Alexander; Translator: Carmen Cortés P.
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Author: Cecil Frances Alexander

As a small girl, Cecil Frances Humphries (b. Redcross, County Wicklow, Ireland, 1818; Londonderry, Ireland, 1895) wrote poetry in her school's journal. In 1850 she married Rev. William Alexander, who later became the Anglican primate (chief bishop) of Ireland. She showed her concern for disadvantaged people by traveling many miles each day to visit the sick and the poor, providing food, warm clothes, and medical supplies. She and her sister also founded a school for the deaf. Alexander was strongly influenced by the Oxford Movement and by John Keble's Christian Year. Her first book of poetry, Verses for Seasons, was a "Christian Year" for children. She wrote hymns based on the Apostles' Creed, baptism, the Lord's Supper, the Ten Commandment… Go to person page >

Translator: Carmen Cortés P.

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Text Information

First Line: Las flores y los pájaros Dios sólo pudo hacer
Title: Las Flores y los Pájaros
English Title: Each little flower that opens
Author: Cecil Frances Alexander
Translator: Carmen Cortés P.
Language: Spanish
Refrain First Line: Si todo lo que existe
Copyright: © 1961, Child Evangelism Fellowship, Inc.



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Himnos de Vida y Luz #331

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