Conta as Bênçãos

Author: Johnson Oatman

Johnson Oatman, Jr., son of Johnson and Rachel Ann Oatman, was born near Medford, N. J., April 21, 1856. His father was an excellent singer, and it always delighted the son to sit by his side and hear him sing the songs of the church. Outside of the usual time spent in the public schools, Mr. Oatman received his education at Herbert's Academy, Princetown, N. J., and the New Jersey Collegiate Institute, Bordentown, N. J. At the age of nineteen he joined the M.E. Church, and a few years later he was granted a license to preach the Gospel, and still later he was regularly ordained by Bishop Merrill. However, Mr. Oatman only serves as a local preacher. For many years he was engaged with his father in the mercantile business at Lumberton… Go to person page >

Translator: Eliza Rivers Smart

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Text Information

First Line: Se da vida as ondas agitadas são
Title: Conta as Bênçãos
English Title: Count Your Blessings
Author: Johnson Oatman (1897)
Translator: Eliza Rivers Smart (1903)
Meter: 11.11.11.11 with refrain
Language: Portuguese
Refrain First Line: Conta as bênçãos, dize quantas são
Publication Date: 1991
Copyright: This text may still be under copyright because it was published in 1991.



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