Oh Cristo, te adoro

Author: E. L. Maxwell

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Text Information

First Line: Oh Cristo, te adoro, te acepto por fe
Title: Oh Cristo, te adoro
Author: E. L. Maxwell
Language: Spanish
Refrain First Line: por esto de hinojos te rindo mi amor

Tune

[My Jesus, I love Thee, I know Thou art mine] (Gordon)

In 1870 Featherstone's text came to the attention of Adoniram J. Gordon (b. New Hampton, NH, 1836; d. Boston, MA, 1895), an evangelical preacher who was compiling a new Baptist hymnal. Because he was unhappy with the existing melody for this text, Gordon composed this tune; as he wrote, "in a moment…

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