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Victory in Jesus

I heard an old, old story

Author: E. M. Bartlett (1939)
Tune: HARTFORD (Bartlett)
Published in 65 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF
Audio files: Recording

Author: E. M. Bartlett

E. M. Bartlett was born December 24, 1883 in Waynesville, Missouri. His family later moved to Sebastian County, Arkansas. Bartlett received training as a music teacher and was a leader in developing Southern gospel music. He was employed by Central Music Company, a publisher of shape note singing books based in Hartford, which was owned by David Moore and Will H. Ramsey. Bartlett persuaded Moore and John A. McClung to partner with him to form Hartford Music Company. In 1921, Bartlett established the Hartford Music Institute, a shape note school. He provided opportunities for many songwriters and musicians in gospel music, including Albert E. Brumley. In 1939 he suffered a stroke and afterwards wrote "Victory in Jesus." Dianne Shapiro, fr… Go to person page >

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 22 of 22)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
African American Heritage Hymnal #261
Ambassador Hymnal: for Lutheran worship #542
Baptist Hymnal 1991 #426
Baptist Hymnal 2008 #499
CCLI Top 100 #64
CCLI Top 100 #73
Celebrating Grace Hymnal #627
Hymns for a Pilgrim People: a congregational hymnal #338
Hymns of Faith #290
Praise! Our Songs and Hymns #526Audio
Rejoice Hymns #353
Sing Joyfully #511
Small Church Music #181Audio
Small Church Music #5715Audio
Soul-stirring Songs & Hymns (Rev. ed.) #243
The Celebration Hymnal: songs and hymns for worship #353
The Hymnal for Worship and Celebration #473
The New National Baptist Hymnal #511
The United Methodist Hymnal #370Audio
The United Methodist Hymnal Music Supplement II #75
This Far By Faith: an African American resource for worship #97
찬송과 예배 = Chansong gwa yebae = Come, Let Us Worship: the Korean-English Presbyterian hymnal and service book #92
Include 43 pre-1979 instances
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