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1 Khanapaquiwa khananchasquitu
Tatit Jesús amparapana,
Graciapaquiwa ch’amachasquitu
Tatit Jesús amparapana.

Tatit Jesús amparapana;
Tatit Jesús amparapana.

2 Arupampiwa cusisitäta
Tatit Jesús amparapana,
Luräwipampiw khespiyatäta
Tatit Jesús amparapana. {Refrain]

3 Alajjpacharuw cusisir sarä
Tatit Jesús amparapana,
Uca marcaruw samarir sarä
Tait Jesús amparapana. [Refrain]

4 Ajjsarañansa janiw ajjsarcät
Tatit Jesús amparapana,
Jiwañs jacañsa janiw qhatatcät
Tatit Jesús amaparapana. [Refrain]

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #8246

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 >

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First Line: Khanapaquiwa khananchasquitu
Title: Khanapaquiwa
English Title: What a fellowship, what a joy divine
Author: Elisha A. Hoffman (1887)
Source: Translator unknown
Language: Aymara
Refrain First Line: Cu-si-si-sa
Copyright: Public Domain