Tu vida, oh Salvador

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1 Tu vida, ¡oh Salvador!
Diste por mí;
Y nada quiero yo
Negarte a Ti.
Rendida mi alma está;
Servirte ansía ya,
Y algún tributo dar
De amor a Ti.

2 Al Padre sin cesar
Ruegas por mí,
Y en mi debilidad
Confio en Ti;
Quiero mi cruz llevar,
Tu nombre proclamar,
Y cantos entonar
De amor a Ti.

3 A estar conmigo ven,
Vive Tú en mí;
Y cada día haré
Algo por Ti:
Al pobre algún favor,
Curar algún dolor:
Y así mostrar tu amor
Algo por Ti.

4 Cuanto yo tengo y soy
Lo entrego a Ti:
¡En gozo o aflicción
Tuyo hasta el fin!
Y cuando vea tu faz,
En gloria donde estás
Siempre me dejarás
Servirte a Ti.


Source: Culto Cristiano #259

Translator: Ernesto Barocio

Ernesto Barocio Ondarza. Baptist minister born in Mexico. Dianne Shapiro Go to person page >

Author: Sylvanus Dryden Phelps

Phelps, Sylvanus Dryden, D.D., was born at Suffield, Connecticut, May 15, 1816, and educated at Brown University, where he graduated in 1844. In 1846 he became pastor of the first Baptist Church, New Haven. Dr. Phelps is the Editor of The Christian Secretary, Hartford. His publications include, Eloquence of Nature, and Other Poems, 1842; Sunlight and Hearthlight, 1856; the Poet's Song, 1867, &c. He is the author of the following hymns:— 1. Christ, Who came my soul to save. Holy Baptism. 2. Did Jesus weep for me? Lent. 3. Saviour, Thy dying love. Passiontide. 4. Sons of day, arise from slumber. Home Missions. 5. This rite our blest Redeemer gave. Holy Baptism. Of these Nos. 1 and 4 appeared in the Baptist ed. of the Ply… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Tu vida, ¡oh Salvador!
Title: Tu vida, oh Salvador
English Title: Savior, Thy dying love
Translator: Ernesto Barocio
Author: Sylvanus Dryden Phelps
Meter: 6.4.6.4.6.6.6.4
Language: Spanish
Copyright: Public Domain

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