He was burdened with age, bent with sin and care

He was burdened with age, bent with sin and care

Author: James Rowe
Tune: [He was burdened with age, bent with sin and care]
Published in 2 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: He was burdened with age, bent with sin and care
Author: James Rowe
Refrain First Line: I told him the old, old story

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Instances

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Gospel Songs for Men, a Collection of Quartets and Choruses for Male Voices #d41
Pentecostal Hymns Nos. 5 and 6 Combined: a winnowed collection for young people's societies, church prayer meetings, evangelistic services and Sunday schools #150Page Scan
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