De Tu Cántaro Dame (The Samaritan Woman)

"De tu cántaro dame, dame tú de beber" (The Samaritan woman drawing water that day)

Author: Alfredo Colom; Translator: Mary Louise Bringle
Tune: SAMARITANA
Published in 2 hymnals

Author: Alfredo Colom

Alfredo Colom was a prolific songwriter from Guatemala. He held public office, but ruined his life with alcohol and was considering suicide when an indigenous Guatemalan Christian gave him a New Testament. Eventually he surrendered his life to Christ serving in music and evangelism on the radio and in travels throughout Central and South America. Footnote from Singing the New Testament, hymn #36 Go to person page >

Translator: Mary Louise Bringle

(no biographical information available about Mary Louise Bringle.) Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: "De tu cántaro dame, dame tú de beber" (The Samaritan woman drawing water that day)
Title: De Tu Cántaro Dame (The Samaritan Woman)
Spanish Title: De Tu Cántaro Dame
Author: Alfredo Colom
Translator: Mary Louise Bringle
Meter: 13.13.13.14.6
Language: English; Spanish
Copyright: © 1953, ren. 1981, New Spring Publishing (ASCAP); English tr. © 2007, GIA Publications, Inc.

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Singing the New Testament #36

Oramos Cantando = We Pray In Song #735

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