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When the Poor Ones

When the poor ones who have nothing share with strangers (Cuando el pobre nada tiena y aun reparte)

Author: Miguel Manzano (1976); Author: Jose Antonio Olivar (1976); Translator: George Lockwood (1989, alt.)
Published in 11 hymnals

Audio files: Recording

Author: Miguel Manzano

Miguel Manzano is a Spanish composer and singer. He was born in Aillamor de Cardozo near the border with Portugal. Miguel began his religious musical career at the age of 8 as cantor at the Cathedral of Zamora, Spain. He studied solfeg, piano, organ and harmonium with the renowned teacher, Gaspar Arabaolaza. Later on, he began studies at the Higher School of Sacred Music in Madrid, where he studied Rhythm and Gregorian Modality, as well as Harmony and Religious Polyphony. He furthered his studies of language and musical rhythm at the Catholic Institute of Paris. Miguel's internationally recognized music has been chosen to complete the repertoire of the National Liturgical Hymnal of the Espicopal Committee of Spanish Liturgy. At present h… Go to person page >

Author: Jose Antonio Olivar

José Antonio Olivar is also a writer and journalist Efe Agency and a very dear person in ballasts. The son of a seafaring family, Olivier went through difficult times during his childhood. He lost his parents and four brothers and faced the cruel war orphan llastrina. Hosted by his grandmother, he studied at the Seminary of Covadonga and Oviedo and he built a career of great prestige and recognition throughout the country. He has won several national awards for poetry and has worked as a journalist in popular newspapers and national agencies. In his journalistic work out the last time as deputy director of the magazine "Hello!". Olivar printed in this genre of magazines and friendly style compatible with both newsworthy. He has trave… Go to person page >

Translator: George Lockwood

Rev. George Lockwood was born in 1946 and has been a missionary to Costa Rica. He has pastored Spanish-speaking congregations in both Arizona and California and served on the editorial committee for the Methodist hymnal supplement Celebremos II. In addition, Lockwood has traveled throughout Central and South America interviewing church musicians and gathering new hymns from both Spanish and Portuguese cultures which he then presents at conferences and workshops. The Presbyterian Hymnal Companion, 1993 Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: When the poor ones who have nothing share with strangers (Cuando el pobre nada tiena y aun reparte)
Title: When the Poor Ones
Spanish Title: Cuando el pobre
Author: Miguel Manzano (1976)
Author: Jose Antonio Olivar (1976)
Translator: George Lockwood (1989, alt.)
Meter: 12.11.12 with refrain
Language: English
Refrain First Line: then we know that God still goes that road with us (Va Dios mimo en nuestro mismo caminar)
Copyright: © 1973 J. A. Olivar. Exclusive agent: OCP Publications



Instances (1 - 11 of 11)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Chalice Hymnal #662
Evangelical Lutheran Worship #725
Glory to God: the Presbyterian Hymnal #762Text InfoAudio
Moravian Book of Worship #689
Presbyterian Hymnal: hymns, psalms, and spiritual songs #407
The United Methodist Hymnal #434Audio
Voices United: The Hymn and Worship Book of The United Church of Canada #702
Wonder, Love, and Praise: a supplement to the Hymnal 1982 #802
Worship and Rejoice #624
Worship in Song: A Friends Hymnal #284
찬송과 예배 = Chansong gwa yebae = Come, Let Us Worship: the Korean-English Presbyterian hymnal and service book #138
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