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Lovingly the Shepherd, seeking the lost sheep

Lovingly the Shepherd, seeking the lost sheep

Author: R. G. Katsunoff
Tune: SHEPHERD CARE
Published in 3 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, MusicXML
Audio files: MIDI

Full Text

1. Lovingly the Shepherd,
Seeking the lost sheep,
Found it tired and hungry
On the mountain steep.

Refrain
Jesus paid the price, great the pain and loss;
To redeem the world, at great pain and loss.
To redeem the world, to redeem the world,
Jesus Christ laid down His life upon the cross.

2. Precious is the lost coin,
Sought with love and care,
And with joy the owner
Found her treasure rare. [Refrain]

3. Tenderly the Father
Welcomes home His son;
Though once dead he liveth,
Love at last has won. [Refrain]

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #4024

Author: R. G. Katsunoff

Born: 1887, Sofia, Bulgaria. Katsunoff graduated from the Sofia gymnasium, studied in Berlin, and graduated from Robert College in Constantinople. He moved to Toronto, Canada, in 1913, and graduated from the seminary and conservatory there. He pastored at churches in Toronto, Brantford, and Kitchener, Manitoba, and in 1929, became overseer of the missions to the European immigrants in Montreal. He also conducted a Ukrainian choir and the Montreal Pastor Choir. --www.hymntime.com/tch/… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Lovingly the Shepherd, seeking the lost sheep
Author: R. G. Katsunoff
Refrain First Line: Jesus paid the price

Timeline

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #4024
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)



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