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Robert P. Kerr

Short Name: Robert P. Kerr
Full Name: Kerr, Robert P. (Robert Pollok), 1850-1923
Birth Year: 1850
Death Year: 1923

Born: 1850, Greensboro, Alabama.
Buried: Mount Olivet Cemetery , Nashville, Tennessee.

Kerr, Robert P., D.D., b. at Greensborough, Alabama, graduated at Union Theological Seminary, Va., 1873, and was ordained by the Presbytery of Lafayette, 1874. His Hymns of the Ages, a collection on conservative Evangelical lines which hardly justified its title, was published in N.Y., 1891. In it appeared his hymn,"Blessed country, home of Jesus," 1891, A later hymn, "Galilean King and Prophet," is dated 1901. [Rev. L. F. Benson, D.D.]

--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, New Supplement (1907)


Texts by Robert P. Kerr (16)sort descendingAsAuthority LanguagesInstances
A small affair the bows we wearRev. Robert Kerr (Author)2
Blessed country, home of JesusRobert P. Kerr (Author)3
Galilean King and ProphetRobert P. Kerr (Author)4
Hosanna to Jesus, Our Savior and King, No theme can so pleas usRobert P. Kerr (Author)5
How sweetly christ, the mornign StarRev. Rob't Kerr (Author)4
In glory now, where angels bowRobert P. Kerr (Author)2
Like snow in the sunshineRobert P. Kerr (Author)2
O Lamb of God, my sacrificeRobert P. Kerr (Author)2
O watchman, tell whatRobert P. Kerr (Author)2
Of all the names of those we loveRev. Robert Kerr (Author)2
Our fatherland for temperanceRobert P. Kerr (Author)2
Remember him in youthful daysRev. Robt. Kerr (Author)4
The silver trumpets call the gladsome jubileeRobert P. Kerr (Author)8
The world for Christ, let angelsRobert P. Kerr (Author)2
Upon the Rock of agesRev. Rob't Kerr (Author)2
We have a good and gentleRev. Rob't Kerr (Author)2

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