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Paz, dulce paz, que brota de la cruz

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1 Paz, dulce paz, que brota de la cruz:
Nos brinda paz la sangre de Jesús.

2 Paz, dulce paz: hacer la voluntad
De Cristo en nuestra vida no trae paz.

3 Paz, dulce paz: ¿hay penas y dolor?
Descanso y paz tendréis en el Señor.

4 Paz, dulce paz: en la separación
La paz de Cristo da consolación.

5 Paz, dulce paz: ¿hay muerte en derredor?
Jesús venció la muerte y su terror.

6 Paz, dulce paz: en cuanto al porvenir
Nos guía Cristo y guarda hasta el morir.

7 Paz, dulce paz: confiemos en Jesús;
Él nos dará celeste paz y luz.

Source: Culto Cristiano #275

Author: Edward H. Bickersteth

Bickersteth, Edward Henry, D.D., son of Edward Bickersteth, Sr. born at Islington, Jan. 1825, and educated at Trinity College, Cambridge (B.A. with honours, 1847; M.A., 1850). On taking Holy Orders in 1848, he became curate of Banningham, Norfolk, and then of Christ Church, Tunbridge Wells. His preferment to the Rectory of Hinton-Martell, in 1852, was followed by that of the Vicarage of Christ Church, Hampstead, 1855. In 1885 he became Dean of Gloucester, and the same year Bishop of Exeter. Bishop Bickersteth's works, chiefly poetical, are:— (l) Poems, 1849; (2) Water from the Well-spring, 1852; (3) The Rock of Ages, 1858 ; (4) Commentary on the New Testament, 1864; (5) Yesterday, To-day, and For Ever, 1867; (6) The Spirit of Life, 1868;… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Paz, dulce paz, que brota de la cruz
English Title: Peace, perfect peace, in this dark world of sin?
Author: Edward H. Bickersteth
Meter: 10.10
Source: Translation adapted, 1935
Language: Spanish
Copyright: Public Domain



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