Sou Feliz com Jesus

Translator: William Edwin Entzminger

William Edwin Entzminger was born in South Carolina in 1859. He earned a B.S. from Furman University in South Carolina and then went to Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, KY for a Doctor of Theology degree. He married Maggie Grace Griffith, and together they became Baptist missionaries in Brazil in 1891. He wrote and translated many hymns.… Go to person page >

Author: Horatio Gates Spafford

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Text Information

First Line: Se paz a mais doce eu puder desfrutar
Title: Sou Feliz com Jesus
English Title: It Is Well with My Soul
Author: Horatio Gates Spafford (1873)
Translator: William Edwin Entzminger
Meter: with refrain
Language: Portuguese
Refrain First Line: Sou feliz com Jesus
Publication Date: 1991
Copyright: This text may still be under copyright because it was published in 1991.



The gospel tune by Philip Bliss (<a href="/hymn/PsH/482#tuneinfo">PHH 482</a>) was named after the ship on which his friends died; VILLE DU HAVRE (also called IT IS WELL) is best sung in harmony throughout. The refrain may be sung only once–after stanza 4 as a final testimony…

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