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D. B. Towner

D. B. Towner
Moody Bible Institute
Short Name: D. B. Towner
Full Name: Towner, D. B. (Daniel Brink), 1850-1919
Birth Year: 1850
Death Year: 1919

Towner, Daniel B. (Rome, Pennsylvania, 1850--1919). Attended grade school in Rome, Penn. when P.P. Bliss was teacher. Later majored in music, joined D.L. Moody, and in 1893 became head of the music department at Moody Bible Institute. Author of more than 2,000 songs.

--Paul Milburn, DNAH Archives

Wikipedia Biography

Daniel Brink Towner (March 5, 1850 – October 3 1919) was a composer who held a Doctorate of music, and used his abilities to develop the music to several Christian hymns which are still popular today.

Texts by D. B. Towner (20)sort descendingAsInstances
Er kennt dein Herz voll Sorg' und LastD. B. T. (Alterer)1
For air and sunshine pure and sweetD. B. T. (Arranger)9
Have I burdens hard to bear?D. B. T. (Author)2
He knows the bitter, weary wayD. B. T. (Alterer)5
I weep no more with sadnessD. B. T. (Author)3
In Christ is eternal salvationDaniel B. Towner (Author)2
Jesus hail Thou King of Glory!T. (Alterer)1
Jesus reigns, Jesus reignsD. B. Towner (Author)2
Just across the jasper seaD. B. T. (Author)2
Light in the eastern sky, Jesus returningDaniel B. Towner (Alterer)1
Look to Jesus burdened pilgrimD. B. T. (Author)2
O for a gracious reviving (Towner)Daniel B. Towner (Author)2
O wanderer, come, Return to thy homeD. B. Towner (Author)2
Saved by the blood of the crucified one (Towner)Daniel B. Towner (Author)1
Someone to smileDaniel B. Towner (Author)2
There is joy, great joy, we are toldD. B. T. (Author)2
There's a home that is waitingD. B. T. (Author)1
Uncounted years may not suffice (Towner)D. B. Towner (Author)1
We are out upon an oceanD. B. T. (Author)2
When the toils of life are ended, And our hearts are freed from careD. B. T. (Author)2

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