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[If I gained the world, but lost the Savior] (Swedish)

[If I gained the world, but lost the Savior] (Swedish)

Composer: Anonymous
Published in 18 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, MusicXML
Audio files: MIDI

Composer: Anonymous

In some hymnals, the editors noted that a hymn's author is unknown to them, and so this artificial "person" entry is used to reflect that fact. Obviously, the hymns attributed to "Author Unknown" "Unknown" or "Anonymous" could have been written by many people over a span of many centuries. Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: [If I gained the world, but lost the Savior] (Swedish)
Composer: Anonymous
Incipit: 55653 51217 55654
Key: E♭ Major
Source: Swedish melody
Copyright: Public Domain



The Cyber Hymnal #2777
Text: If I Gained the World
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  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
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Instances (1 - 5 of 5)

Ambassador Hymnal #556

Himnos de la Iglesia #237

Praise! Our Songs and Hymns #285

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Soul-stirring Songs and Hymns (Rev. ed.) #251


The Cyber Hymnal #2777

Include 13 pre-1979 instances
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