I Have Found Rest in the Road

I have found rest in my wonderful Lord

Author: A. H. Ackley
Tune: [I have found rest in my wonderful Lord]
Published in 4 hymnals

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Author: A. H. Ackley

Alfred Henry Ackley was born 21 January 1887 in Spring Hill, Pennsylvania. He was the youngest son of Stanley Frank Ackley and the younger brother of B. D. Ackley. His father taught him music and he also studied at the Royal Academy of Music in London. He graduated from Westminster Theological Seminary in Maryland and was ordained as a Presbyterian minister in 1914. He served churches in Pennsylvania and California. He also worked with the Billy Sunday and Homer Rodeheaver evangelist team and for Homer Rodeheaver's publishing company. He wrote around 1500 hymns. He died 3 July 1960 in Los Angeles. Dianne Shapiro (from ackleygenealogy.com by Ed Ackley and Allen C. Ackley) Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: I have found rest in my wonderful Lord
Title: I Have Found Rest in the Road
Author: A. H. Ackley
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Weary of sorrow and weary of mirth
Publication Date: 1948
Copyright: Copyright, 1948 by The Rodeheaver Co.



Instances (1 - 4 of 4)

Choice Light and Life Songs #20

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Old Fashioned Revival Hour Songs #111

Singing Youth for Christ #d21

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