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¡Oh Padre, Eterno Dios!

Author: Vicente Mendoza

Born: De­cem­ber 24, 1875, Guad­a­la­ja­ra, Mex­i­co. Died: 1955, Mex­i­co Ci­ty, Mex­i­co. Buried: 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… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: O Padre, eterno Dios, Alzamos nuestra
Title: ¡Oh Padre, Eterno Dios!
Author: Vicente Mendoza
Language: Spanish

Tune

ITALIAN HYMN

Felice de Giardini (b. Turin, Italy, 1716; d. Moscow, Russia, 1796) composed ITALIAN HYMN in three parts for this text at the request of Selina Shirley, the famous evangelically minded Countess of Huntingdon. Giardini was living in London at the time and contributed this tune and three others to Mar…

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Timeline

Instances

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Culto Cristiano #102

El Himnario para el uso de las Iglesias Evangelicas de Habla Espanola en Todo el Mundo #d277

Himnario Adventista #23

Himnario Bautista #2

Himnario Ev. Luterano--Especial para el Culto Divino #d117

Himnario Evangelico Luterano ... 2nd ed. #d109

Himnario Metodista #3

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