James M. Gray

James M. Gray
Short Name: James M. Gray
Full Name: Gray, James M. (James Martin), 1851-1935
Birth Year: 1851
Death Year: 1935

Born: May 11, 1851, New York City.
Died: September 21, 1935, Passavant Hospital, Chicago, Illinois.
Buried: Woodlawn Cemetery, New York City.

Gray accepted Christ at age 22. He was educated at Bates College, Lewiston, Maine (Doctor of Divinity), and the University of Des Moines, Iowa (Doctor of Laws). In 1879 he became Rector of the First Reformed Episcopal Church in Boston, Massachusetts, where he served 14 years. He then became dean (1904-25) and president (1925-34) of the Moody Bible Institute, Chicago, Illinois, and directed publication of four editions (1921-28) of the Voice of Thanksgiving, official hymnal of the Institute.

A conservative theologian, Gray was one of seven editors of the popular Scofield Reference Bible. He was a fine scholar and excellent Bible teacher, but his interests went beyond mere academics. He promoted the Sunday School, and took an interest in civic affairs and patriotic causes. He backed efforts at social betterment, supported Prohibition, and wrote about 20 books


Texts by James M. Gray (110)sort descendingAsAuthority LanguagesInstances
切我所有,無非是接受,全是恩所賜 (Qiè wǒ suǒyǒu, wúfēi shì jiēshòu, quán shì ēn suǒ cì)James M. Gray (Author)Chinese2
يا له من سر عجيبJames M. Gray (Author)Arabic1
A servant of Jesus am IJ. M. G. (Arranger)English1
A wedding feast at GalileeJames M. Gray (Author)2
All hail the coming Son of GodJames M. Gray (Author)6
At the turn of the roadJames M. Gray (Author)2
Christ Jesus hath the powerJames M. Gray (Author)13
Come to the Savior, O do not delayJames M. Gray, D. D. (Author)English3
Complete in thee, no work of mineJ. M. G. (Author (Chorus))English4
Der Heiland hat die KraftJames M. Gray (Author)German2
Ei sølv eller guld har mig frelse erhvervetJames M. Gray (Author)Norwegian2
Ej silfver, ej guld har förskaffatJames M. Gray (Author)Swedish5
El oro y la plata no me han redimidoJames M. Gray (Author)Spanish2
Entschwunden ist der Sünden LastJames M. Gray (Author)German2
Even from the cradle my life thou hast guidedJames M. Gray (Author)3
Far, far away, in heathen darkness dwellingJ. M. G. (Author)English1
Father of mercies, when fear possessed meJames M. Gray (Author)5
Freedom reigns within the heartsJ. M. G. (Arranger)1
Fret not, He loves thee, Jesus is thy friendJames M. Gray (Author)2
He came from the bosom of GodJames M. Gray (Author)4
He has gone out of sightDr. James M. Gray (Author)3
Holy Ghost! with light, shining on this heart of mineJames M. Gray (Author)2
Holy Spirit bending lowlyJames M. Gray (Author)9
Holy Spirit, Calm the restlessDr. James M. Gray (Author)4
I have no friend like Jesus, Who gave His life for MeJames M. Gray (Author)4
I hear the words that Jesus spakeJames M. Gray (Author)2
I know no other JesusJames M. Gray (Author)3
I saw one hanging on a tree, In agony and bloodJames M. Gray (Author)English7
I saw One hanging on a tree in visions of my soulJames M. Gray (Arranger)7
I want a sense of pardoning graceJames M. Gray (Author)2
If any man thirst, let him come unto meJames M. Gray (Author)7
If no one else will say itJames M. Gray (Author)4
If one bid thee go a mileJames M. Gray (Author)2
Im ganzen EvangeliumJames M. Gray (Author)German2
I'm thinking of a city, That blessed "Upper Fold"J. M. Gray (Author (Chorus))1
In all the gospel of God's graceJames M. Gray (Author)9
In all the impotence of needJames M. Gray (Author)2
In pain, on couch of weaknessJames M. Gray, D. D. (Alterer)2
Intet jag äger i mig, men seJames M. Gray (Author)Swedish2
Intet jag har, som jag icke har faattJames M. Gray (Author)2
It is a good thing to give thanks unto the Lord (Gray)James M. Gray (Author)3
I've parted at last from the world and its storeJames M. Gray (Author)3
Jesus is coming, is comingJames M. Gray (Author)2
Jesus knows my greatest trialJames M. Gray (Author)3
Let us exalt the name of Christ togetherJames M. Gray, D. D. (Author)English4
Lift up your heads, ye gates eternalJames M. Gray (Author)8
Like sweet music, softly breakingJames M. Gray (Author)7
Lord, for tomorrow and its needsJ. M. G. (Arranger)English1
Lord God, the Holy GhostJames M. Gray (Author (chorus))English1
Loving Father, Lord of allJames M. Gray (Author)3
Macht hoch das Tor, macht weit die TürenJames M. Gray (Author)German1
Missing the lost, O Shepherd trueJames M. Gray (Author)3
My Father, I give thanksJames M. Gray (Author)2
My heart has come to the place of restJames M. Gray (Author)6
My sins laid open to the rodJames M. Gray (Author)10
Naught have I gotten but what I receivedJames M. Gray (Author)English99
Nicht Silber noch Gold hat erlöst meine SeeleJames M. Gray (Author)German2
Nicht silber noch gold war der Preis der ErlesungJames M. Gray (Author)2
Nichts habe ich, was nicht freiJames M. Gray (Author)2
Nor silver nor gold hath obtained my redemptionJames M. Gray (Author)English55
Not by works of righteousness that you and I have doneJames M. Gray (Author)2
Nur sein Erbarmen ließ mich zu ihm nah'nJames M. Gray (Author)German2
O brother, beloved in Christ JesusJames M. Gray (Author)4
O Christ, thy precious self hath borneJames M. Gray (Author)2
O Christ, what burdens bowed thy headJames M. Gray, D. D. (Alterer)English1
O dear and longed for SaviorJames M. Gray (Author)English5
O drink of the fountain that never runs dryJames M. Gray (Author)3
O God we want to thank theeJames M. Gray (Author)2
O how can we thank thee our God for the BibleJames M. Gray (Author)2
O Jesus, I need theeJames M. Gray (Author)7
O lauschet doch der frohen KundeDr. J. M. Gray (Author)German2
O let us keep praising, keep praising the LordJames M. Gray, D. D. (Author)3
O listen to our wondrous storyJames M. Gray (Author)156
O Lord, send a revivalJames M. Gray (Author)6
O never look back to the world againJames M. Gray (Author)5
O pilgrim as you journey, Do you ever gladly sayJames M. Gray (Author)8
O saft mir die KundeJames M. Gray (Author)2
O tell me the story that never grows oldJames M. Gray (Author)13
Thou, O my Jesus, thou didst meJames M. Gray (Arranger)1
O what are the pleasures that silver can buyJames M. Gray (Author)11
O will you come to JesusJames M. Gray, D. D. (Author)2
Of self I am weary, My sin I abhorJames M. Gray (Author)3
O sing of the One who is always the sameJames M. Gray, D. D. (Author)English2
On the cross His life out-pouredDr. James M. Gray (Author)3
One of the sweet old chapters After a dayJ. M. G. (Author (Chorus))1
One with the Lord, and bound to one anotherJames M. Gray (Author)7
Over the river, the old sweet songJames M. Gray (Author)2
See, Jesus comes to Jordan's bankRev. J. M. Gray (Author)3
Shall I tell you what brought me to JesusJ. M. G. (Arranger)3
Sometimes we feel downheartedJames M. Gray (Author)2
Sound the praises of our LordJames M. Gray (Author)2
The Angel who redeemed meJames M. Gray (Author)2
The burden of my fear and sinJames Martin Gray (Author)19
The buttercups tell us that June is hereJames M. Gray (Author)4
The cross, the cross, the Christian's only gloryJames M. Gray (Arr.)2
The refiner sat by the seven fold fireJames M. Gray (Author)4
The Savior who loves me and suffered the lossJames M. Gray (Author)English15
There is a gate, O bless the LordJames M. Gray (Author)2
There is wisdom that gold cannot buyJames M. Gray (Author)5
There's a way out of sinJames M. Gray (Author)2
This life is a battle for Christ and the crossJames M. Gray (Author)4
Two paths are before you, O soul todayJames M. Gray (Author)2
Wen dürstet, der komm' zu dem labenden QuellJames M. Gray (Author)German2
What do I know about Jesus ChristDr. J. M. Gray (Author)2
What is the cross, the crimson crossJ. M. G. (Alterer)1
When I believed on Jesus ChristJames M. Gray (Author)2
When Israel out of Egypt came, HallelujahJames M. Gray (Author)3
When Israel went out of Egypt, Hallelujah!James M. Gray (Author)English4
Why say ye not a wordJames M. Gray (Author)6
Will you heed the divine invitationJames M. Gray (Author)4
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