He Sent His Son

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Lyrics

  1. 1. How could the Father tell the world of love and tenderness?
    He sent his Son, a newborn babe, with peace and holiness.
    How could the Father show the world the pathway we should go?
    He sent his Son to walk with men on earth, that we may know.
    How could the Father tell the world of sacrifice, of death?
    He sent his Son to die for us and rise with living breath.
    What does the Father ask of us? What do the scriptures say?
    Have faith, have hope, live like his Son, help others on their way.
    What does he ask? Live like his Son.
  2. Words: Mabel Jones Gabbott, 1910–2004
    Music: Michael Finlinson Moody, b. 1941
    © 1982 by Mabel Jones Gabbott and Michael Finlinson Moody. Arr. © 1989 IRI. This song may be copied for incidental, noncommercial church or home use.
Book
Children's Songbook
Page Number
34
Music
Michael Finlinson Moody, 1941–.
Text
Mabel Jones Gabbott, 1910–2004.
Scriptures
Moroni 7:48, 3 Nephi 27:21, John 3:16, John 13:15
Topic
Atonement, Christmas, Easter, Heavenly Father, Jesus Christ—Example, Jesus Christ—Son of God, Plan of Salvation, Resurrection
Languages
Bahasa Indonesia
Dia Mengutus PutraNya
20
Cebuano
Mipadala sa Bugtong Anak
20
Dansk
Han sendte sin Søn
20
Deutsch
Er sandte seinen Sohn (Liederbuch für Kinder)
20
Español
Mandó a Su Hijo (Canciones para niños)
20
Français
Il envoya son Fils aimé (Recueil de Chants pour les enfants)
20
Gagana Samoa
Na Ia Auina Mai Lona Alo
20
Latviešu Valoda
Viņš Savu Dēlu sūtīja
20
Lea Fakatonga
Naʻá Ne Fekau Hono ʻAló
20
Lietuvių Kalba
Jis siuntė savo Sūnų
20
Magyar
Ő elküldte Fiát
20
Norsk
Han sendte Sønnen
20
Português
Ele Mandou Seu Filho (Música para Crianças)
20
Q'eqchi'
Kixtaqla li Ralal
20
Suomi
Hän antoi Poikansa
20
Svenska
Han sände sin Son
20
Tagalog
Isinugo, Kanyang Anak
20
Русский
На Землю Сына Он послал (Сборник песен для детей)
20
Українська
Живіть, як Син
20
ภาษาไทย
พระองค์ทรงส่งพระบุตร
20
한국어
아들 보내셨네 (어린이 노래책)
20
中文
祂差遣愛子
20
 

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