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Señor, de Tu Pueblo el Gozo

Author: William W. Phelps

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Adapter: Joseph Swain

Swain, Joseph, was born at Birmingham in 1761, and after being apprenticed to an engraver, removed to London. After a time he became a decided Christian, and being of an emotional poetic temperament, began to give expression to his new thoughts and feelings in hymns. In 1783 he was baptized by the Rev. Dr. Rippon, and in 1791 became minister of a Baptist congregation in East Street, Walworth. After a short but popular and very useful ministry, he died April 16, 1796 Swain published the following:— (1) A Collection of Poems on Several Occasions, London, 1781; (2) Redemption, a Poem in five Books, London, 1789; (3) Experimental Essays on Divine Subjects, London, 1791; (4) Walworth Hymns, by J. Swain, Pastor of the Baptist Church Meeting… Go to person page >

Translator: Vernon L. Peterson

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Text Information

First Line: Señor, de tu pueblo el gozo eres tú
Title: Señor, de Tu Pueblo el Gozo
Author: William W. Phelps
Adapter: Joseph Swain
Translator: Vernon L. Peterson
Meter: 11.8.11.8
Language: Spanish
Copyright: Tr. © 1987 Herald Publishing House

Tune

DAVIS (Lewis)

Also published as "DULCIMER" (e.g. LDS1985), "BELOVED", and "MEDITATION"

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