Come to the Savior Today

Come to the Savior, children, today

Author: W. A. Ogden
Tune: [Come to the Savior, children, today]
Published in 5 hymnals

Author: W. A. Ogden

William Augustine Ogden USA 1841-1897. Born at Franklin County, OH, his family moved to IN when he was age six. He studied music in local singing schools at age 8, and by age 10 could read church music fairly well. Later, he could write out a melody by hearing it sung or played. He enlisted in the American Civil War in the 30th IN Volunteer Infantry. During the war he organized a male choir which became well known throughout the Army of the Cumberland. After the war, he returned home, resumed music study, and taught school. He married Jennie V Headington, and they had two children: Lowell and Marian. He worked for the Iowa Normal School, Toledo Public School System. Among his teachers: Lowell Mason, Thomas Hastings, E E Baily and… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Come to the Savior, children, today
Title: Come to the Savior Today
Author: W. A. Ogden
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Far and wide we'll send his praise along
Publication Date: 1900
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 5 of 5)
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Chapel Treasures (Christ Chapel Sabbath-School, Lebanon, PA) #159

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Kingdom of Song for the Sunday School #35

New Silver Song #d19

The Silver Song #d18

The Silver Song #d19

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