Bound for Heaven

I'm a pilgrim bound for heaven, And a stranger in these lands

Author: Martin W. Knapp
Tune: [I'm a pilgrim bound for heaven]
Published in 6 hymnals

Author: Martin W. Knapp

Born: March 27, 1853, Albion, Michigan. Died: December 7, 1901, Cincinnati, Ohio, of typhoid fever. Buried: Spring Grove Cemetery, Cincinnati, Ohio. At age 17, Knapp began studies at a Methodist college in Albion, Michigan. He worked on the family farm in the summer, studying Greek and Latin at night, and attending classes in Albion in the winter. In 1877, the Methodist Michigan Conference assigned him a circuit. He went on to a career in ministry, founding the magazine God’s Revivalist in 1888; the International Holiness Union and Prayer League in 1897; and God’s Bible School (later known as God’s Bible School and College) in Cincinnati, Ohio, in 1900. His works include: Christ Crowned Within, 1886 The Double Cure… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: I'm a pilgrim bound for heaven, And a stranger in these lands
Title: Bound for Heaven
Author: Martin W. Knapp
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Hallelujah, Jesus saves me
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 6 of 6)
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Bible Songs #79a

Cross and Crown Hymnal, 3rd ed. #d172

Grace and Glory Carols #d59

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Jewel Songs #63

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Spiritual Songs #119

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Tears and Triumphs No. 3 #49

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