Refugio de este pecador

Representative Text

1 Refugio de este pecador,
Iré, Jesús, a Ti;
En las riquezas de tu amor
Acuérdate de mí.

2 Confieso que culpable soy,
Confieso que soy vil,
Empero porTi salvo estoy,
Seguro en tu redil.

3 Auxíliame, Señor Jesús,
Libértame del mal,
En mí derrama de tu luz
Bellísimo raudal.

4 En toda mi necesidad
Escucha mi clamor;
Revísteme de santidad
Y cólmame de amor.

Amén.



Source: Culto Cristiano #213

Author: Thomas M. Westrup

Thomas Martin Westrup moved with his family from London to Mexico when he was fifteen years old. He translated hundreds of hymns and, along with his son, Enrique, published a three-volume hymnal Incienso Christiano. Dianne Shapiro from Celebremos su Gloria (Colombia/Illinois: Libros Alianza/Celebration), 1992 Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Refugio de este pecador
Author: Thomas M. Westrup
Language: Spanish
Copyright: Public Domain

Tune

DUNDEE (Ravenscroft)

DUNDEE first appeared in the 1615 edition of the Scottish Psalter published in Edinburgh by Andro Hart. Called a "French" tune (thus it also goes by the name of FRENCH), DUNDEE was one of that hymnal's twelve "common tunes"; that is, it was not associated with a specific psalm. In the Psalter Hymnal…

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GRÄFENBERG

Composed by Johann Crüger (PHH 42) as a setting for Paul Gerhardt's "Nun danket all’ und bringet Ehr," GRÄFENBERG was first published in the 1647 edition of Crüger's Praxis Pietatis Melica. The tune is arbitrarily named after a water-cure spa in Silesia, Austria, which became famous in the 1820…

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MANOAH (Greatorex)

MANOAH was first published in Henry W. Greatorex's Collection of Psalm and Hymn Tunes (1851). This anthology (later editions had alternate titles) contained one of the best tune collections of its era and included thirty-seven original compositions and arrangements by compiler Greatorex as well as m…

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