Aleluya, Cristo me salvó

Author: Julia Johnston

Julia Harriet Johnston, who was born on Jan. 21, 1849, at Salineville, OH, in Columbiana County. Her father was a minister and he mother was a poet. She began writing when she was nine years old but really started writing verse in high school. She lived in Peoria, Ill. Dianne Shapiro, from "The Singers and Their Songs: sketches of living gospel hymn writers" by Charles Hutchinson Gabriel (Chicago: The Rodeheaver Company, 1916) Go to person page >

Translator: Matilde Haworth

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Text Information

First Line: Oigan esta dulce historia
Title: Aleluya, Cristo me salvó
English Title: He Ransomed Me
Author: Julia Johnston
Translator: Matilde Haworth
Language: Spanish
Refrain First Line: ¡Aleluya que su nombre