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Pidiendo el regreso del Espíritu

¡Oh si pudiese á Dios aproximarme

Author: William Cowper; Translator: Thomas M. Westrup
Published in 1 hymnal

Author: William Cowper

Cowper, William, the poet. The leading events in the life of Cowper are: born in his father's rectory, Berkhampstead, Nov. 26, 1731; educated at Westminster; called to the Bar, 1754; madness, 1763; residence at Huntingdon, 1765; removal to Olney, 1768; to Weston, 1786; to East Dereham, 1795; death there, April 25, 1800. The simple life of Cowper, marked chiefly by its innocent recreations and tender friendships, was in reality a tragedy. His mother, whom he commemorated in the exquisite "Lines on her picture," a vivid delineation of his childhood, written in his 60th year, died when he was six years old. At his first school he was profoundly wretched, but happier at Westminster; excelling at cricket and football, and numbering Warren Hasti… Go to person page >

Translator: Thomas M. Westrup

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Text Information

First Line: ¡Oh si pudiese á Dios aproximarme
Title: Pidiendo el regreso del Espíritu
Author: William Cowper
Translator: Thomas M. Westrup
Language: Spanish
Publication Date: 1881
Copyright: This text in in the public domain in the United States because it was published before 1923.

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Himnario de la Iglesia Metodista Episcopal #231

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