I Shall Not Walk Alone

I shall not walk alone, while Christ is near

Author: J. M. Henson
Tune: [I shall not walk alone, while Christ is near]
Published in 1 hymnal

Author: J. M. Henson

John Melvin Henson, 1887-1972 Born: August 23, 1887 in Cur­ryille, Georg­ia. Died: Ap­ril 22, 1972, At­lan­ta, Georg­ia. John Melvin Henson, who was born on Aug. 23, 1887, at Curryville, GA, and began teaching in singing schools in 1909. With Homer F. Morris, he founded the Morris-Henson Company. During his lifetime, he produced over 200 gospel songs, including "Anywhere Is Home," perhaps his best known, along with "I’ll Live In Glory," and "Happy Am I," that have appeared in some of our books. "Watching You" was copyrighted in 1915. The copyright was later owned by R. E. Winsett and eventually became the property of Ellis J. Crum. Henson died in 1972. --hymnstudiesblog.wordpress.com Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: I shall not walk alone, while Christ is near
Title: I Shall Not Walk Alone
Author: J. M. Henson
Language: English
Refrain First Line: I'm walking with my Redeemer and I hold to His hand
Publication Date: 1957
Copyright: This text may still be under copyright because it was published in 1957.
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