Hear the Good News of Salvation

Author: John B. Renville

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Translator: Emma Tibbets

Along with her husband, Emma Tibbets served as a missionary to the Dakota people with United Church of Christ. Go to person page >

Versifier: Jane Parker Huber

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First Line: Hear the good news of salvation (Wotanin waste nahon po)
Title: Hear the Good News of Salvation
Dakota Title: Wotanin Waste Nahon Po
Versifier: Jane Parker Huber (1989)
Author: John B. Renville (1879)
Translator: Emma Tibbets (1955)
Meter: D
Source: Native American (Dakota)
Language: Dakota; English
Copyright: Metrical version © Jane Parker Huber. All rights reserved. Used by permission.; Translation first published 1955 by Friendship Press.



The authorship of this tune is not clear, with different editors attributing the tune to different composers (or not naming one at all). See the instances list above for the different attributions. From William J. Reynolds, Companion to Baptist Hymnal (1976): "Nettleton first appeared as a two-part…

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