Cecil Frances Alexander

(Early April 1818 – 12 October 1895 / Dublin)

Poems of Cecil Frances Alexander

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

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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