Jesus för världen givit sitt liv

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"Jesus för världen givit sitt liv"
Hymn
EnglishJesus gave his life for the world
OccasionEaster
Written1889 (1889)
TextLina Sandell
LanguageSwedish
Melodyby Fredrik August Ekström
Composed1860 (1860)
Published11892 (11892)

Jesus för världen givit sitt liv is an 1889 Easter song with lyrics by Lina Sandell, and 1860 music by Fredrik August Ekström. According to Koralbok för Nya psalmer, 1921, the A tune is based on an English melody, and the B-tune a Fredrik August Ekström composition. The song was recorded by Carola Häggkvist in 1998 on the album "Blott en dag".[1]

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  1. ^ "Blott en dag". Svensk mediedatabas. 1998. Retrieved 2 June 2011.