Child So Lovely

Esa tu hermosura; ese tu candor (You have heaven's beauty, and God's purity)

Translator: George Lockwood (1987)
Tune: CARACAS
Published in 1 hymnal

Full Text

English:
Child so lovely, here I kneel before you,
child so lovely, you are Christ my God.
Child so lovely, here I kneel before you
child so lovely, you are Christ the Lord.

Venezuelan:
Niño lindo, ante ti me rindo,
Niño lindo, eres tú mi Dios.
Niño lindo, ante ti me rindo,
Niño lindo, eres tú mi Dios.


Source: Songs for Life #140

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: Esa tu hermosura; ese tu candor (You have heaven's beauty, and God's purity)
Title: Child So Lovely
Spanish Title: Niño Lindo
Translator: George Lockwood (1987)
Source: Venezuelan
Language: English; Spanish

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