Jesus came from his home above

Jesus came from his home above

Author: J. R. Baxter
Published in 16 hymnals

Author: J. R. Baxter

Jesse Randall (Pap) Baxter, Jr. (1887-1960) Born: December 8, 1887, Lebanon, Alabama. Died: January 21, 1960. Baxter grew up in De­Kalb Coun­ty, Al­a­ba­ma. In 1926, he bought part of Vir­gil Stamps’ Gos­pel mu­sic firm, which be­came the Stamps-Bax­ter Mu­sic and Print­ing Com­pa­ny, one of the most suc­cess­ful Gos­pel mu­sic pub­lish­ers of the ear­ly 20th Century. Bax­ter ran the com­pa­ny’s Chat­ta­noo­ga, Ten­nes­see, of­fice un­til Stamps’ death in 1940, then moved to Dall­as, Tex­as, to run the main of­fice. Af­ter Bax­ter’s death, his Clarice ran the bus­i­ness un­til she died; it was then sold to Zon­der­van. Bax­ter was in­duct­ed in­to the South­ern Gos­pel Mu­sic As… Go to person page >

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First Line: Jesus came from his home above
Author: J. R. Baxter

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Instances (1 - 16 of 16)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Carols of Love #d50
Chiming Bells #d48
Choice Specials #d75
Crimson Glow #d59
Crowning Joy #d63
Dawning Light #d65
Gospel Ship #d59
Happy Praise #d55
Harvest Songs #d59
Highest Praise #d52
Matchless Gift #d47
Precious Name #d55
Shepherd's Love #d54
Silver Trumpets #d37
Songs of Cheer #d56
Star of Hope #d52



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