I'll live in glory

I'd like to stay here longer

Author: John M. Henson
Published in 11 hymnals

Author: John 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 >

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First Line: I'd like to stay here longer
Title: I'll live in glory
Author: John M. Henson



Instances (1 - 11 of 11)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Best of All #d60
Church Hymnal #202
Encore: a Collection of Tried and Proven Songs #d55
Old Camp Meeting Songs #d52
Primitive Baptist Hymnal #d150
Quartet Song Book No. 4 #d43
Revival Message #d55
Sacred Selections for the Church #d196
Songs of Praise No. 5 #d53
World Wide Church Songs #d78
Worship in Song #d69