Glória ao Redentor

Author: Elisha A. Hoffman

Elisha Hoffman (1839-1929) after graduating from Union Seminary in Pennsylvania was ordained in 1868. As a minister he was appointed to the circuit in Napoleon, Ohio in 1872. He worked with the Evangelical Association's publishing arm in Cleveland for eleven years. He served in many chapels and churches in Cleveland and in Grafton in the 1880s, among them Bethel Home for Sailors and Seamen, Chestnut Ridge Union Chapel, Grace Congregational Church and Rockport Congregational Church. In his lifetime he wrote more than 2,000 gospel songs including"Leaning on the everlasting arms" (1894). The fifty song books he edited include Pentecostal Hymns No. 1 and The Evergreen, 1873. Mary Louise VanDyke… Go to person page >

Translator: João Soares da Fonseca

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Text Information

First Line: Junto da cruz do meu Salvador
Title: Glória ao Redentor
English Title: Down at the Cross Where My Savior Died
Author: Elisha A. Hoffman (1876)
Translator: João Soares da Fonseca (1989)
Language: Portuguese
Refrain First Line: Glória ao Redentor!
Publication Date: 1991
Copyright: Copyright translation 1990 João S. da Fonseca. Used by permission.