He died of a broken heart

Hear the tender story of Jesus' love

Author: Thoro Harris
Tune: [Hear the tender story of Jesus' love]
Published in 3 hymnals

Author: Thoro Harris

Born: March 31, 1874, Washington, DC. Died: March 27, 1955, Eureka Springs, Arkansas. Buried: International Order of Odd Fellows Cemetery, Eureka Springs, Arkansas. After attending college in Battle Creek, Michigan, Harris produced his first hymnal in Boston, Massachusetts, in 1902. He then moved to Chicago, Illinois at the invitation of Peter Bilhorn, and in 1932, to Eureka Springs, Arkansas. He composed and compiled a number of works, and was well known locally as he walked around with a canvas bag full of handbooks for sale. His works include: Light and Life Songs, with William Olmstead & William Kirkpatrick (Chicago, Illinois: S. K. J. Chesbro, 1904) Little Branches, with George J. Meyer & Howard E. Smith (Chicago, Illi… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Hear the tender story of Jesus' love
Title: He died of a broken heart
Author: Thoro Harris
Refrain First Line: My Savior died of a broken heart



Instances (1 - 3 of 3)

Carols of Truth #d54

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Glory Songs #129

The Ordinary of the Mass and a Complete Manual of Hymns for Parochial Schools #d137

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