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Birdie Bell

Birdie Bell
Short Name: Birdie Bell
Full Name: Bell, Birdie

C. Louise Bell, also known a Birdie Bell, was born, raised and lived in New York city. She began writing hymns when she was sixteen years old. She is the author of more than 500 hymns, 200 religious poems, and 200 Christmas and Easter lyrics, as well as short stories, and articles. She wrote under the name of Birdie Bell, which is what her family called her.

Dianne Shapiro, from "The Singers and Their Songs: sketches of living gospel hymn writers" by Charles Hutchinson Gabriel (Chicago: The Rodeheaver Company, 1916)


Texts by Birdie Bell (265)sort descendingAsInstances
A bird that has roamed far away from its nestR. F. R. Bell (Author)6
A day of kind remembranceC. Louise Bell (Author)2
A home with Christ the MasterR. F. R. Bell (Author)3
A life of lowly service may seem but small to theeBirdie Bell (Author)2
A loving hand is leading meR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
A song of joy to all the earthR. F. R. Bell (Author)3
A sower was ending his homeward wayBirdie Bell (Author)3
A wondrous song is in the airBirdie Bell (Author)2
All along life's rugged highwayBirdie Bell (Author)2
All who are weary, sad and oppressedR. F. R. Bell (Author)6
Although the road is roughR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Although you stumble in the wayC. Louise Bell (Author)2
Are you helping somewhereR. F. R. Bell (Author)3
Are you looking up for guidanceR. F. R. Bell (Author)3
Are you ready to start for home, brotherBirdie Bell (Author)3
Are you treading in the footstepsR. F. R. Bell (Author)3
Art thou sitting by the waysideR. F. R. Bell (Author)4
As I go along with Jesus, I'm singingR. F. R. Bell (Author)3
As you walk along life's wayR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Battle-fought, go forth to the conflictR. F. R. Bell (Author)5
Battling for the rightR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Be on the bright side, that is the right sideBirdie Bell (Author)2
Beauteous shelterlandR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Beauteous star once brightly beamingR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Beautiful anthem the first Christmas wakenedBirdie Bell (Author)3
Beautiful birds of the wildwood, Teach me the song thatC. Louise Bell (Author)3
Because it is true, I am telling to othersC. Louise Bell (Author)2
Blest Eden land, haven of peaceBirdie Bell (Author)2
Bowed beneath your burden, is there none to shareBirdie Bell (Author)29
Brighten the pathR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Brooks are gaily dancingR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Busy little gleaners we Toiling on, toiling onR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Can he count on youC. Louise Bell (Author)3
Cares may beset meC. Louise Bell (Author)2
Carry the sunshine wherever you goR. F. R. Bell (Author)4
Children heard the callR. F. R. Bell (Author)3
Christ is beside theeC. Louise Bell (Author)3
Christ our ShepherdR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Christmas bells shine sweetlyC. Louise Bell (Author)2
Cling to Christ forever, Though the storms are wildR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Clouds may darken the fairest skyR. F. R. Bell (Author)6
Come back, my sheep far from me strayingR. F. R. Bell (Author)3
Come to the Christ who loves theeBirdie Bell (Author)2
Come to the Christ who will turnR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Conquer the world by kindnessBirdie Bell (Author)3
Darkness broods o'er valeC. Louise Bell (Author)2
Day dawn of gladnessC. Louise Bell (Author)3
Dear Savior, as we come todayR. F. R. Bell (Author)3
Do not chase away the sunbeamsBirdie Bell (Author)4
Does the gospel sunshineBirdie Bell (Author)2
Duties all around you, waitingR. F. R. Bell (Author)3
Every day we need itC. Louise Bell (Author)2
Faith saw a realm these eyes can never seeBirdie Bell (Author)4
Faithful is the one who leads the wayR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Fill us with the sunshine of thy love todayBirdie Bell (Author)2
Flash out the light to the souls that repineR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Fly your colors, liftC. Louise Bell (Author)3
Fragrant Easter liliesBirdie Bell (Author)2
Gently through thy pastures guideR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Gleam on in splendorC. Louise Bell (Author)2
Go forth, go forth, the truth proclaimR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Go with the message of light divineR. F. R. Bell (Author)3
God hath a beautiful book on highR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
God is good, O come with adorationC. Louise Bell (Author)2
God of love, from aboveC. Louise Bell (Author)2
Hail the morning brightR. F. R. Bell (Author)3
Halting on the borderlandR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Happy in Jesus the whole day throughBirdie Bell (Author)3
Hark, the sound of bitter weepingR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Harvest fields are waiting, White the waving grainR. F. R. Bell (Author)5
Have faith, just trust him all the wayR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Have you been seeking a Friend that's kindR. F. R. Bell (Author)4
Have you left the Shepherd's careR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Have you spent the day with JesusR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
He says so! I believe it!C. Louise Bell (Author)2
Heart of mine I pray theeR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Here's a fountain pure and holyR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
How is your lamp, is it trimmedR. F. R. Bell (Author)3
I do not know why shadows fallR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
I have felt his guiding hand all the wayR. F. R. Bell (Author)4
I heard a voice, ‘twas low and sweetC. Louise Bell (Author)2
I own a priceless treasure, 'tis precious to my heartC. Louise Bell (Author)3
I shrink not from thoughts of the futureR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
I turn it over to JesusR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
I will lift up mine eyes (Bell)R. F. R. Bell (Author)2
I would seek a Land in a far-off climeBirdie Bell (Author)2
I'll sing the matchless story of ChristR. F. R. Bell (Author)3
I'm on my journey homewardR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
I'm standing on the Rock of AgesR. F. R. Bell (Author)7
In Egypt long I lingeredBirdie Bell (Author)2
In the lands of darkness, far across the seaR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
In the morning of life we would serve theeBirdie Bell (Author)4
In the shadow of his handR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Is the battle fierce and longR. F. R. Bell (Author)4
Jesus did it on the crossR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Jesus geht heute vorbei, mein FreundMiss Birdie Bell (Author)2
Jesus goes before you all alongR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Jesus is passing this way, my friendMiss Birdie Bell (Author)4
Jesus is with us at all timesR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Jesus, my Shepherd, save byR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Jesus of Nazareth passed my wayBirdie Bell (Author)4
Jesus on the stormy seaR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Jewels of light for the crown of the MasterBirdie Bell (Author)2
Journeying with Jesus, in his chosen wayBirdie Bell (Author)2
Just a beam of sunlightR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Just one touch as He moves alongBirdie Bell (Author)48
Just tell it to Jesus, when burdens oppressC. Louise Bell (Author)2
Just to believe that the Lord will receiveR. F. R. Bell (Author)4
Keep a smile in your heartBirdie Bell (Author)2
Keep close to me for dangersR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Keep looking up, and tread the path before theeR. F. R. Bell (Author)3
Lead us, O Shepherd, each step of the wayBirdie Bell (Author)3
Lead us, O star, as weR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Let Him come near to theeC. Louise Bell (Author)2
Life's burdens are manyR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
List to the bells, bright, beautiful bellsMiss Birdie Bell (Author)2
Live in the sunshineR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Look on the bright side turnR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Look up when shadows gather nearR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Lord, we come to seek Thy faceC. Louise Bell (Author)2
Losing the sorrow which swept o'er my soulC. Louise Bell (Author)2
Many are longing thy message to hearMiss Birdie Bell (Author)3
Many are seeking a helperR. F. R. Bell (Author)3
Many on life's pathway murmur and complainBirdie Bell (Author)4
May the Lord in love and mercyBirdie Bell (Author)2
More of thy sunshine in my heart, More of thy love to me impartR. F. R. Bell (Author)4
My boat is so small and Thy ocean so wide!Birdie Bell (Author)2
My Father has a storehouseR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Nature is teaching a lessonR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Never a burden of care and woeC. Louise Bell (Author)2
Never mind the darknessBirdie Bell (Author)2
Never slight the task that's givenC. Louise Bell (Author)2
No clouds up there, be trustfulMiss Birdie Bell (Author)3
No matter how lowly the service may beR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
No matter if clouds have o'er shadowed the wayC. Louise Bell (Author)2
No place can be desert when Jesus is thereBirdie Bell (Author)2
No star shines over the restless seasBirdie Bell (Author)2
Not my own, for thou hast bought meBirdie Bell (Author)2
Not the way O blessed Savior it would lead us far from homeR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Not the way we often murmurBirdie Bell (Author)2
O beautiful palace up yonder!Birdie Bell (Author)4
O blessed hereafter, for thee do we longR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
O bring them to JesusR. F. R. Bell (Author)3
O haste to the RockR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
O Jesus is the dearest friendBirdie Bell (Author)2
O night of wonderR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
O precious blood, all-cleansing streamR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
O precious legacy that Jesus left R. F. R. Bell (Author)2
O Shepherd, abide in thy heavenly foldBirdie Bell (Author)2
O soul, thou hast wandered afar from thy LordC. Louise Bell (Author)2
O there are sheep within the desertR. F. R. Bell (Author)4
O we clasp the hand in gladnessR. F. R. Bell (Author)4
O weary years of wanderingBirdie Bell (Author)2
Oft we learn the sweetest lessonR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Old Glory! we love thee, The light of each starC. Louise Bell (Author)2
Once o'er the hills of JudahR. F. R. Bell (Author)3
Only one story which never grows oldBirdie Bell (Author)7
Our barks may be launched on life's voyageBirdie Bell (Author)2
Over and over I seem to hearBirdie Bell (Author)4
Over the ocean there come earnest criesR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Over the town of BethlehemR. F. R. Bell (Author)3
Pass it by, the lookR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Pilgrim, travel stained and wearyBirdie Bell (Author)3
Pilgrim, whither journey youBirdie Bell (Author)3
Press on dear traveler press thou onMrs. J. H. Bell (Author)4
Ring it out in gladdness, bells of EastertideBirdie Bell (Author)4
Ring out, O bells, right merrilyR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Search for the wandering sheep of the foldR. F. R. Bell (Author)6
Send salvation's message to the lands afarR. F. R. Bell (Author)4
Side by side we travelR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Sin has dimmed your visionR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Sing as you journey, gladden the wayBirdie Bell (Author)2
Sing at your work and be cheeryR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Sing for joy, sing for joy, sing for joy, tell theR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Sing when days are drearyR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Softly falling, hear the messageR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Softly the Christmas starR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Soldiers are needed, is your name enrolledR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Sometimes the sun hides itselfR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Soul, art thou weary because of the journey?R. F. R. Bell (Author)3
Speak to every weary heartR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Step by step and day by day, Traveling on life's pilgrim wayR. F. R. Bell (Author)3
Sweetly and softly on my earR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Teach our hands to do thy bidingC. Louise Bell (Author)2
Tell it, O tell it to somebodyR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Tell me the old, old story, Tell it, for 'tis always new Birdie Bell (Author)7
Tell the gospel story everywhere you goR. F. R. Bell (Author)3
Tell what Jesus does for youR. F. R. Bell (Author)3
The Bible is mineR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
The burden I bear may bend me lowC. Louise Bell (Author)2
The day of hopeR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
The desert, drear, and lonelyR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
The higher life for this I prayR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
The journey of life is before theeBirdie Bel (Author)2
The joy of acquaintance with JesusR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
The Master is calling for workers (Bell)R. F. R. Bell (Author)2
The Master's voice is calling (Bell)R. F. R. Bell (Author)2
The Shepherd is seeking his wandering sheepR. F. R. Bell (Author)7
The sun is ever shiningR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
The Word of God is shiningBirdie Bell (Author)2
The world has need of singersR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
The world needs Jesus! The sick and sadBirdie Bell (Author)2
There are many joys to cheerBirdie Bell (Author)2
There is a gift of wondrous priceR. F. R. Bell (Author)3
There is light at the end of the journeyR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
There is only one way to the kingdom of GodBirdie Bell (Author)5
There was room at the cross for a sinner like meBirdie Bell (Author)2
There'll be singing and rejoicing in the land beyond the sightLouise C. Bell (Author)2
There's a beautiful robe that waits on highR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
There's a blessed book that's given for the saving of mankindBirdie Bell (Author)2
There's a blessed story all should hearC. Louise Bell (Author)4
There's a happy songR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
There's a work that's waiting for your handsBirdie Bell (Author)2
There's sunlight on the mountain, a flood of gloryR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Though shadows fall across my wayR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Though 'tis hard to part from a friend that's dearC. Louise Bell (Author)2
Though the storms of life were ragingR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
'Tis a message sweetC. Louise Bell (Author)2
'Tis a weary wayR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
'Tis by this signR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
'Tis easy to fret overBirdie Bell (Author)2
To all who have in Christ believedR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
To daily walk by faith, not sightR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Tossing on life's fitful seaR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Traveling the path to Canaan's landR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Turn away from earth's allurementsC. Louise Bell (Author)3
Twilight shadows gather round usR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Walk in the sunlight with JesusR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Walking in the sunlight, on I go each dayR. F. R. Bell (Author)5
We are heralds of a great and free salvationR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
We are Jesus' little pilgrimsR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
We are Jesus' little soldiersR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
We are lambs of the fold, Through the green fields we goBirdie Bell (Author)2
We are pupils in life's schoolR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
We are soldiers in the army of the heavenly KingR. F. R. Bell (Author)3
We are strangers and sojournersR. F. R. Bell (Author)3
We are traveling the pathway to heavenR. F. R. Bell (Author)3
We come, heavenly FatherR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
We gathered with songsBirdie Bell (Author)1
We march along with battle songR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
We're going to a country where everything is newBirdie Bell (Author)2
What are the birdies singingBirdie Bell (Author)2
What is heaven, a gloriousR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
What of the journey, pilgrimR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
What we need in this world is JesusBirdie Bell (Author)4
What's thy mission, O my brotherBirdie Bell (Author)2
When heart and brainR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
When my heart is aching, wearyBirdie Bell (Author)2
When the feet are bruisedR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
When the old church bell that we love so wellBirdie Bell (Author)10
When the weary march is over we shall find the promised restBirdie Bell (Author)2
When you come to snares and pitfallsBirdie Bell (Author)2
Whene'er my heart grows heavyR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Where do I meet my SaviorR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Where the darkness gathersR. F. R. Bell (Author)3
Whosoever will may comeR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Why in thy bondage wilt thou stayR. F. R. Bell (Author)6
With long lost friends we'll meetBirdie Bell (Author)2
Work in my vineyard the morning is brightR. F. R. Bell (Author)3
Would you have your life transfiguredR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
Writing a book as the days go byR. F. R. Bell (Author)4
Yonder in heathen lands many are waitingR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
You and I can help anotherR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
You need to be washed in the bloodR. F. R. Bell (Author)2
You will find the peace which you often craveBirdie Bell (Author)2
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