The Song of My Soul

Christ is leading me, upward speeding me

Author: James Rowe
Tune: [Christ is leading me] (Beazley)
Published in 8 hymnals

Author: James Rowe

Pseudonym: James S. Apple. James Rowe was born in England in 1865. He served four years in the Government Survey Office, Dublin Ireland as a young man. He came to America in 1890 where he worked for ten years for the New York Central & Hudson R.R. Co., then served for twelve years as superintendent of the Mohawk and Hudson River Humane Society. He began writing songs and hymns about 1896 and was a prolific writer of gospel verse with more than 9,000 published hymns, poems, recitations, and other works. Dianne Shapiro, from "The Singers and Their Songs: sketches of living gospel hymn writers" by Charles Hutchinson Gabriel (Chicago: The Rodeheaver Company, 1916) Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Christ is leading me, upward speeding me
Title: The Song of My Soul
Author: James Rowe
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Glory, glory, this my soul is singing
Publication Date: 1912
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 8 of 8)

Celestial Chimes #d10

Crown Him King #28

Page Scan

His Praise #6

Revival Gems (with supplement Pearls of Song) #d10

Sacred Melodies #d25

Sparkling Jewels (in song) #d8

Tribute of Praise #d19

Voices for Christ #d15

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