Omnipotente Padre Dios

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1 Omnipotente Padre Dios,
Danos la fe del Salvador,
Que a nuestros padres fue sostén
En los momentos de dolor.
¡Hasta la muerte, en Cristo estén
Nuestra esperanza y nuestra fe!

2 Danos la fe que dio poder
A los soldados de la cruz,
Que en cumplimiento del deber
Dieron sus vidas por Jesús.
¡Hasta la muerte, en Cristo estén
Nuestra esperanza y nuestra fe!

3 Danos la fe que dé valor
Para enfrentarnos con el mal,
Y por palabra y por acción
Buen testimonio siempre dar,
¡Hasta la muerte, en Cristo estén
Nuestra esperanza y nuestra fe!

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #13819

Translator: 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 >

Author: Frederick W. Faber

Raised in the Church of England, Frederick W. Faber (b. Calverly, Yorkshire, England, 1814; d. Kensington, London, England, 1863) came from a Huguenot and strict Calvinistic family background. He was educated at Balliol College, Oxford, and ordained in the Church of England in 1839. Influenced by the teaching of John Henry Newman, Faber followed Newman into the Roman Catholic Church in 1845 and served under Newman's supervision in the Oratory of St. Philip Neri. Because he believed that Roman Catholics should sing hymns like those written by John Newton, Charles Wesley, and William Cowpe, Faber wrote 150 hymns himself. One of his best known, "Faith of Our Fathers," originally had these words in its third stanza: "Faith of Our Fathers! Mary'… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Omnipotente Padre Dios
English Title: Faith of our fathers, living still
Author: Frederick W. Faber (1849)
Translator: Anonymous
Source: Es traducción
Language: Spanish
Copyright: Public Domain

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