Venid, pequeñuelos, venid sin tardar

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1 Venid, niños todos, venid sin tardar,
Corred al pesebre en Belén a admirar
Del Padre en los cielos el don sin igual;
A Él sea la gloria, la paz al mortal.

2 Ved sobre el pesebre de un pobre portal
Lindísimo niño con blanco pañal;
Un rayo ilumina su rostro infantil;
En vez de la púrpura serve heno vil.

3 Mirad en su cuna, niñitos, su paz;
José con María contempla su faz;
Hay píos pastres orando en redor;
En lo alto mil ángeles canta loor.

4 También, ¡oh niñitos!, con ellos orad;
Con ellos dad gracias, las manso alzad;
Al coro celeste las voces unid,
Del Padre y del Hijo el amor bendecid.



Source: Culto Cristiano #357

Translator: Federico Fliedner

[Friedrich Ludwig Fliedner, Fritz Fliedner] Born: June 10, 1845, Kaiserswerth, Düsseldorf, Germany. Died: April 25, 1901, Madrid, Spain, of typhus. Buried: Civil cemetery, Madrid, Spain. Son of Theodor Fliedner, founder of the Kaiserswerth Deaconess Institute, Federico was educated at the Gymnasium in Gütersloh, studied theology at Halle (1864-46) and earned his PhD at Tübingen (1867). He served as a nurse in the Austro-Prussian war of 1866, and taught school for a year in rural Hilden. After ordination in 1870, he left Germany to be a missionary to Spain, settling in Madrid and becoming a chaplain at the German embassy. He learned Spanish, attended a Spanish high school, and studied medicine at the Universidad Central. Fliedn… Go to person page >

Author: Christoph von Schmid

Johann Christoph von Schmidt DT Germany 1768-1854. Born at Dinkelsbuhl, Bavaria, Germany, the oldest of nine children and son of a civil servant who worked for the Teutonic Order, he received private lessons in the monastery and attended Catholic Latin school for two years, then attended the Dillingen high school, afterward tutoring for a wealthy family. He enrolled in the Episcopal University in Dillingen and studied philosphy for two years, then theology for four years. He was ordained a Roman Catholic priest in 1791. He served as parish vicar in Nassenbeuren, then chaplain at Seeg. In 1796, when he was placed as the head of a large school in Thannhausen, where he taught for many years. From 1816-1826 he was parish priest at Obersta… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Venid, pequeñuelos, venid sin tardar
German Title: Ihr Kinderlein kommet, o kommet doch all
Translator: Federico Fliedner
Author: Christoph von Schmid
Meter: 11.11.11.11
Language: Spanish
Copyright: Public Domain

Tune

ST. MICHAELS (German)

ST. MICHAEL'S is an anonymous tune first published by William Gawler (b. Lambeth, London, England, 1750; d. London, 1809) in 1789 in his London collection Hymns and Psalms Used at the Asylum for Female Orphans (1785-1789). Gawler was organist at the Asylum of Refuge for French Orphans in Lambeth, th…

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IHR KINDERLEIN KOMMET


BELEN (Boomer)


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