747. The Lord Now Sends Us Forth (Enviado soy de Dios)

Text Information
First Line: The Lord now sends us forth with hands to serve and give (Enviado soy de Dios, mi mano lista está)
Title: The Lord Now Sends Us Forth (Enviado soy de Dios)
Spanish Title: Enviado soy de Dios
Translator (English): Gerhard M. Cartford (1998)
Author: José Aguiar (20th cent.)
Publication Date: 2013
Meter: 12.12.12.12.12.12
Scripture: Amos 7:7-15; Matthew 6:10; Matthew 28:18-20; Mark 6:1-13; Mark 16:15-17; Romans 12:1-8; 1 Corinthians 12; Ephesians 5:15-16; Philippians 2:13-16
Topic: Discipleship and Mission; Sending; Service
Language: English
Copyright: English Trans. © 1998 Augsburg Fortress
Tune Information
Name: ENVIADO
Composer: Pedro Infante (20th cent.)
Meter: 12.12.12.12.12.12
Key: e minor or modal
Source: Arr. Evangelical Lutheran Worship, 2006
Copyright: Arr. © 2003 Augsburg Fortress


Text Information:

This text by a Cuban Pentecostal pastor is plural here in English and singular in the original Spanish version; singing both languages helps to show how the call to action in the world is both corporate and individual. The minor tune suggests the resolve needed to do God’s work.


Media
Audio recording: Audio (MP3)




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