¿Presenciaste la muerte del Señor?

Translator (estrs. 1-3,5): Federico J. Pagura

Federico José Pagura was an Argentine Methodist bishop and author and translator of hymns. Leland Bryant Ross Go to person page >

Translator (estr. 4): Lois C. Kroehler

(no biographical information available about Lois C. Kroehler.) Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: ¿Presenciaste la muerte del Señor?
Translator (estrs. 1-3,5): Federico J. Pagura
Translator (estr. 4): Lois C. Kroehler
Source: Espiritual afro-americana
Language: Spanish
Refrain First Line: Oh, al recordarlo a veces tiemblo
Copyright: Estrs. 1-3,5 © 1949 Federico J. Pagura; estr. 4 © 1989 Lois C. Kroehler; música © 1989 The United Methodist Publishing House

Tune

WERE YOU THERE

The congregation could sing the entire spiritual, but the tune has a call-and-response structure; try singing unaccompanied with a soloist asking the initial questions in each stanza and the congregation joining in at "Oh, sometimes." The soloist could take significant liberty with the melody and rh…

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Instances

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Cáliz de Bendiciones #137

El Himnario #142

Mil Voces para Celebrar #137

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