Venid con cánticos, venid

Venid con cánticos, venid

Author: Isaac Watts; Translator: H. G. Jackson
Published in 6 hymnals

Representative Text

1 Venid con cánticos, venid,
Del trono alrededor;
Con ángeles loor rendid
A Cristo Salvador.

2 Cantad, mortales, por doquier,
Cantadle con fervor:
Digno es Jesús de recibir
Poder, dominio, honor.

3 Con gozo, pues, alzad la voz:
Al rey alegres id,
Y con los ángeles de Dios
A Cristo bendecid.

Source: Culto Cristiano #85

Author: Isaac Watts

Isaac Watts was the son of a schoolmaster, and was born in Southampton, July 17, 1674. He is said to have shown remarkable precocity in childhood, beginning the study of Latin, in his fourth year, and writing respectable verses at the age of seven. At the age of sixteen, he went to London to study in the Academy of the Rev. Thomas Rowe, an Independent minister. In 1698, he became assistant minister of the Independent Church, Berry St., London. In 1702, he became pastor. In 1712, he accepted an invitation to visit Sir Thomas Abney, at his residence of Abney Park, and at Sir Thomas' pressing request, made it his home for the remainder of his life. It was a residence most favourable for his health, and for the prosecution of his literary… Go to person page >

Translator: H. G. Jackson

Born: January 1, 1838, Manchester, Indiana. Died: November 12, 1914. A Methodist minister, Jackson and his wife Alice spent many years as missionaries in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Upon their return to America, they lived in the River Forest/Oak Park area of Chicago, Illinois. Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Venid con cánticos, venid
English Title: Come, let us join our cheerful songs
Translator: H. G. Jackson
Author: Isaac Watts
Language: Spanish
Copyright: Public Domain



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Himnario Adventista del Séptimo Día #133

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