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My Master was so very poor

My Master was so very poor

Author: Harry Lee
Published in 17 hymnals

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Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 My Master was so very poor,
A manger was His cradling place;
So very rich my Master was,
Kings came from far to gain His grace.

2 My Master was so very poor,
And with the poor He broke the bread;
So very rich my Master was
That multitudes by Him were fed.

3 My Master was so very poor,
They nailed Him naked to a cross;
So very rich my Master was
He gave His all and knew no loss.


Source: The Hymnal #497

Author: Harry Lee

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The Cyber Hymnal #4433
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The Cyber Hymnal #4433

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