In Canaan

I'm living now in Canaan

Author: George Bennard
Published in 2 hymnals

Author: George Bennard

George Bennard (1873-1958) was born in Youngstown, OH. When he was a child the family moved to Albia, Iowa. He served with the Salvation Army in Iowa for several years before he was ordained in the Methodist Episcopal Church. His hymn "Speak, my Lord" appears in Triumphant Service Songs (Chicago: Rodeheaver Hall-Mack Co., 1934). He wrote words and tune for his best known hymn "The Old Rugged Cross" in 1913. Mary Louise VanDyke Go to person page >

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First Line: I'm living now in Canaan
Title: In Canaan
Author: George Bennard
Refrain First Line: This is the happy glory way

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Instances

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Heart and Life Songs #d50

Our Redeemer, Our 1953 Book for Church, Singing Schools and Conventions #d59

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