Cecil Frances Alexander

(Early April 1818 – 12 October 1895 / Dublin)

Cecil Frances Alexander Poems

1. Maker of Heaven and Earth (All Things Bright and Beautiful) 12/31/2002
2. There Is A Green Hill 1/1/2004
3. Jesus Calls Us 4/13/2010
4. The Fieldmouse 12/17/2013

There Is A Green Hill

THERE is a green hill far away,
Without a city wall,
Where the dear Lord was crucified,
Who died to save us all.

We may not know, we cannot tell
What pains he had to bear,
But we believe it was for us
He hung and suffer’d there.

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