Deus Vos Guarde Pelo Seu Poder

Author: Jeremiah Eames Rankin

Pseudonym: R. E. Jeremy. Rankin, Jeremiah Eames, D.D., was born at Thornton, New Haven, Jan. 2, 1828, and educated at Middleburg College, Vermont, and at Andover. For two years he resided at Potsdam, U.S. Subsequently he held pastoral charges as a Congregational Minister at New York, St. Albans, Charlestown, Washington ( District of Columbia), &c. In 1878 he edited the Gospel Temperance Hymnal, and later the Gospel Bells. His hymns appeared in these collections, and in D. E. Jones's Songs of the New Life, 1869. His best known hymn is "Labouring and heavy laden" (Seeking Christ). This was "written [in 1855] for a sister who was an inquirer," was first printed in the Boston Recorder, and then included in Nason's Congregational Hymn Book,… Go to person page >

Translator: S. E. McNair

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Text Information

First Line: Deus vos guarde pelo seu poder
Title: Deus Vos Guarde Pelo Seu Poder
English Title: God Be With You Till We Meet Again
Translator: S. E. McNair (1901)
Author: Jeremiah Eames Rankin (1880)
Language: Portuguese
Refrain First Line: Pelo seu poder e no seu amor
Publication Date: 1991
Copyright: This text may still be under copyright because it was published in 1991.