Robert Harkness

Robert Harkness
Short Name: Robert Harkness
Full Name: Harkness, Robert, 1880-1961
Birth Year: 1880
Death Year: 1961

After attending a revival meeting by Reuben Torrey and Charles M. Alexander, Harkness became Alexander’s pianist. He came to Christ shortly thereafter (on a bicycle, he said), and made several round the world tours with Torrey and Alexander.

Harkness was especially well known for his program The Music of the Cross, and as the author of correspondence courses in hymn playing. He wrote over 2,000 hymns and Gospel songs in his lifetime.


Texts by Robert Harkness (131)sort descendingAsAuthority LanguagesInstances
A million souls for JesusRobert Harkness (Author)2
All things work together for our goodRobert Harkness (Author)2
All through the journey of life as you goRobert Harkness (Author)2
Alone my Savior drank the cupRobert Harkness (Author)2
Are we downhearted?Robert Harkness (Author)English6
Are you burdened with a load of sin? Do you long the victory to win?Robert Harkness (Author)7
As we read God's wordRobert Harkness (Author)2
Can the Lord depend on youR. H. (Author)11
Carry your Bible with youR. H. (Arranger)8
Close to the cross my Savior and LordRobert Harkness (Author)2
Come unto me, come unto meR. H. (Author)English2
Crucificado por mí fue JesúsRobert Harkness (Author)Spanish2
Daily I walk with JesusRobert Harkness (Author)2
Do you love the blessed Savior In the old time wayRobert Harkness (Author)7
Ever raging is the conflictRobert Harkness (Author)2
Far from God, away from JesusR. H. (Author)6
Fasten your eyes upon JesusRobert Harkness (Author)6
Father, grant thy blessing, ere we go to restR. H. (Author)4
Fighting for right, for the causeRobert Harkness (Author)2
Get God's sunshine into your heartR. H. (Author)English2
Give God the glory, He hath done it allRobert Harkness (Author)3
Give time to work for JesusR. H. (Author)1
Give your heart to JesusR. H. (Author)5
Give your heart to Jesus, He is calling youRobert Harkness (Author)2
Goodbye God bless you one and allR. H. (Author)6
Have a little talk with JesusRobert Harkness (Author)2
Have you a burden which no one can shareRobert Harkness (Author)2
He will keep you from fallingRobert Harkness (Author)2
Hear the call to service as it soundsRobert Harkness (Author)2
Hide God's word in your heartRobert Harkness (Author)10
Holy Ghost, possess me nowRobert Harkness (Author)2
How I love the Bible, 'tis God's messageRobert Harkness (Author)5
How matchless the love of JesusR. H. (Author)3
How my heart goes out to JesusRobert Harkness (Author)2
How wondrous the love of my Savior to meRobert Harkness (Author)9
How wondrous the story how Christ came from gloryRobert Harkness (Author)2
I am free from all alarmRobert Harkness (Author)2
I am included, I am includedR. H. (Author)10
I am satisfied with Jesus, Best of friends is heRobert Harkness (Author)4
I cannot tell why Christ should die for meRobert Harkness (Author)2
I have a friend, O, such a friend is heRobert Harkness (Author)2
I have a Savior, he died for meRobert Harkness (Author)16
I love God's Word so preciousRobert Harkness (Author)English2
I met Jesus at the foot of the crossRobert Harkness (Author)7
I see a cross through a gateway of prayerRobert Harkness (Author)3
I see my Savior with thorn crowned headRobert Harkness (Author)English17
I shall be with my dear Lord somedayR. H. (Author)3
I was sinking, surely sinkingRobert Harkness (Author)2
I well remember how Christ died for meRobert Harkness (Author)2
I would draw nearer to JesusR. H. (Author)4
In Glory we shall sing a new songR. H. (Author)2
Into a garden went my LordRobert Harkness (Author)3
it is wonderful! very wonderful!Robert Harkness (Author)3
Jesus is the only Savior (Harkness)Robert Harkness (Author)2
Jesus! Savior divine, Jesus! I know he is mineR. H. (Author)English2
Lift up your eyes to CalvaryRobert Harkness (Author)8
Listen to the Savior's voiceRobert Harkness (Author)3
Listen to the Savior's voice Come awayRobert Harkness (Author)2
Lonely and sad though your heart may beRobert Harkness (Author)3
Long had Jesus sought my heart to winRobert Harkness (Author)2
Long years have passed since first you leftRobert Harkness (Author)2
Lord, I believe, Lord I believeR. H. (Author)2
Love sent my Savior to die in my steadRobert Harkness (Author)35
Loved ones have gone to their eternal restRobert Harkness (Author)2
My Lord has promised my Savior to beRobert Harkness (Author)2
No burdens hard to bear No disappointments thereRobert Harkness (Author)2
No greater sacrifice could have been madeRobert Harkness (Author)2
No matter how far from the Lord you have strayedRobert Harkness (Author)2
O heed the gospel invitationRobert Harkness (Author)2
O what a wonderful Savior is heRobert Harkness (Author)2
On Calvary alone he diedRobert Harkness (Author)4
On life's pathway I am never lonelyRobert Harkness (Author)37
On the cruel cross they nailed himRobert Harkness (Author)2
Once I was far from my Lord awayRobert Harkness (Author)6
Open is the door to the kingdom of the LordRobert Harkness (Author)2
Open your heart, Let the Savior come inRobert Harkness (Author)3
Redeemed with the precious blood of ChristRobert Harkness (Author)2
Resting in love divine, peace, wondrous peace is mineRobert Harkness (Author)5
Rolled away, Rolled away, When redemption's work was doneR. H. (Author)2
See, they crucify my LordRobert Harkness (Author)2
Since my Savior set me freeRobert Harkness (Author)5
Sinsick souls are dying fastRobert Harkness (Author)3
Some day I shall hear God's call of loveRobert Harkness (Author)11
Sometime all sorrows will be overRobert Harkness (Author)18
Soon I shall leave all the burdens of lifeRobert Harkness (Author)2
Tell out the message of JesusRobert Harkness (Author)2
Tengo un amigo, Cristo el SeñorRobert Harkness (Author)Spanish2
The children's friend is JesusRobert Harkness (Author)17
The everlasting arms are underneath thee (Harkness)Robert Harkness (Author)2
There are no tears in heavenRobert Harkness (Author)1
There is a land of light eternalRobert Harkness (Author)2
There is cleansing power in the blood of JesusRobert Harkness (Author)2
There's a name I always love to hearRobert Harkness (Author)2
Think not of the morrow's careR. H. (Author)6
Though clouds of night may gatherR. H. (Author)2
Through a land of sin and shameRobert Harkness (Author)3
Thy will, not mine, O Lord, Whate'er thy will may beRobert Harkness (Author)2
To all who believe, and Jesus receiveRobert Harkness (Author)3
Traveling home, traveling homeRobert Harkness (Author)6
Trusting Jesus, wonderful GuideRobert Harkness (Author)19
Trying to walk in the steps of the SaviorR. H. (Author)English1
We should begin this day with theeRobert Harkness (Author)2
What could be greater than my Savior's loveRobert Harkness (Author)2
What sweet peace we shall haveR. H. (Author)2
What will you do with the SaviorRobert Harkness (Author)5
When God forgives, He forgetsR. H. (Author)7
When I saw my Savior dyingRobert Harkness (Author)2
When I think how Jesus sufferedRobert Harkness (Author)2
When I think of Jesus dying on the cross for meRobert Harkness (Author)4
When I was wandering far offRobert Harkness (Author)2
When life's toils are over, some day soonR. H. (Author)2
When the clouds of doubt appearR. H. (Author)2
When the dark clouds round you gatherRobert Harkness (Author)3
When the dark clouds round you gather When life's mist obscuresR. H. (Author)2
When we cross the valley there need be no shadowsRobert Harkness (Author)23
When you are seeking forgivenessRobert Harkness (Author)2
Wherever you want me to go, dear LordRobert Harkness (Author)3
Why should he love me soRobert Harkness (Author)2
Will you follow Jesus all the wayRobert Harkness (Author)2
Will you take Jesus today?R. H. (Author)2
With Jesus enthroned in the heartRobert Harkness (Author)3
With my blessed Lord I meetRobert Harkness (Author)2
With thorn crowned head the Savior diedRobert Harkness (Author)2
Wonderful grace, wonderful graceR. H. (Author)English2
Wonderful promise in God's Word we readRobert Harkness (Author)5
Workers are now needed, hear the Lord's commandR. H. (Author)2
Workers now are needed hear the Lords commandRobert Harkness (Author)6
Would you from your sin be freeRobert Harkness (Author)3
Yet a little while, O blissful thoughtRobert Harkness (Author)3
You may have wandered far from GodRobert Harkness (Author)2
You must do something with JesusR. H. (Author)8

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