There Is a Redeemer

Author: Melody Green

Born: August 25, 1946, Hollywood, California. Melody Green is probably most loved for the songs she’s written. “There Is A Redeemer” is found in church hymn books around the world, and reports of it being sung in villages in Africa and Asia are plentiful. She has also composed many other standards including, "Make My Life A Prayer To You," “You Are The One,” Rushing Wind,” and "The Lord Is My Shepherd." Looking back, although Melody was born in Hollywood, she came into this world quietly and without fanfare. She grew up in Venice in a funky little apartment facing an alley, called Speedway. With no safe place to play, and the beach just a few hundred feet away, the sand became her only playground. As a young girl w… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: There is a Redeemer, Jesus God's own Son
Title: There Is a Redeemer
Author: Melody Green
Meter: Irregular
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Thank you, O my Father, for giving us your Son
Copyright: © 1982 Birdwing Music (ASCAP)/Ears to Hear Music (ASCAP)(both admin. by EMI CMG Publishing)

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Ancient and Modern #805

Anglican Hymns Old and New (Rev. and Enl.) #743

Baptist Hymnal 2008 #279

Celebrating Grace Hymnal #377

Christian Worship #747

Church Hymnal, Fifth Edition #112

Church Hymnary (4th ed.) #559

Complete Anglican Hymns Old and New #658

Complete Mission Praise #673

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Glory to God #443

Hymns of Glory, Songs of Praise #559

Hymns of Promise #55

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Lift Up Your Hearts #833

Rejoice Hymns #365

Renew! Songs and Hymns for Blended Worship #232

Santo, Santo, Santo #495

Sing With Me #128

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Sing! A New Creation #145

Singing the Faith #338

The Celebration Hymnal #308

The Christian Life Hymnal #249

The Covenant Hymnal #75

The Hymnal for Worship and Celebration #206

The Irish Presbyterian Hymbook #192

Worship and Rejoice #117

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