The Victory

If you have lost in the battle of life

Author: John Lane
Tune: [If you have lost in the battle of life]
Published in 5 hymnals

Author: John Lane

Lane, Rev. John. (New York City, 1853--1945, Nashville, Tennessee). Singing evangelist and hymn-writer. Son of Patrick and Alice O'Connor Lane (formerly "Lean"), Irish immigrants. He was an advertising solicitor for New York newspapers, when he was converted to Christianity and under the tutelage of Dr. T. De Witt Talmadge, he became a mission worker, and later conducted revival meetings in the East before going West in 1893 to Kansas City, Missouri. --Information from multiple letters from Laura B. Lane, daughter, to Leonard Ellinwood, DNAH Archives. A photo of John Lane is also in the DNAH Archives.… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: If you have lost in the battle of life
Title: The Victory
Author: John Lane
Refrain First Line: The victory



Instances (1 - 5 of 5)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
All Hail #d88
Life and Light No.2 #d49
Loyal Praise: a collection of new and popular hymns for Sunday schools, young people's societies, etc. #15Page Scan
Salvation Melodies. New ed. #d28
Salvation Songs: for gospel meetings, Endeavor Societies, Epworth Leagues, Baptist Unions, Sunday schools and prayer meetings #109Page Scan
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