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There Were Twelve Disciples Lyrics and Music

The beautiful words and lyrics of the popular hymn begin with "There were twelve disciples Jesus called to help him: Simon Peter, Andrew, James, his brother John" as the first line of the hymn. The name of the author of the words and lyrics of the "There Were Twelve Disciples" hymn have been lost over time but the composer of the haunting music that accompanies the "There Were Twelve Disciples" song of praise was George Austin Minor. The composer of the music to the "There Were Twelve Disciples" hymn, George Austin Minor, was born on December 7, 1845 and died on January 30, 1904. We have placed "There Were Twelve Disciples" in the category of Children Songs. Enjoy the beautiful lyrics of this popular Christian song and classic church hymn.

There Were Twelve Disciples Hymn
Title: There Were Twelve Disciples *** Name of Composer: George Austin Minor *** Name Author / Writer of Lyrics: Unknown *** Hymns Category: Children Songs

 

 

Composer of Hymn Music
The composer of the music that accompanies the words of "There Were Twelve Disciples", George Austin Minor (December 7, 1845-January 30, 1904), was born in Richmond, Virginia, USA and became famous as a singing teacher, conductor, composer and musician.

Information about the Hymn
Title of Hymn: There Were Twelve Disciples
Author of Lyrics (Hymnist): Unknown
Translator of the Hymn lyrics: N/A Hymn written in English
Name of Composer of Music: George Austin Minor (December 7, 1845 to January 30, 1904)
Hymn Category: Children Songs
First Line of Hymn: "There were twelve disciples Jesus called to help him: Simon Peter, Andrew, James, his brother John"
First Publication Date: 1880

 

There Were Twelve Disciples Lyrics

There were twelve disciples Jesus called to help him:
Simon Peter, Andrew, James, his brother John,
Philip, Thomas, Matthew, James the son of Alphaeus,
Thaddeus, Simon, Judas, and Bartholomew.
He has called us, too. He has called us, too.
We are His disciples, I am one and you!
He has called us, too. He has called us, too.
We are His disciples, I am one and you!

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