Lift Up Your Hands

Lift up your hands O weeping pilgrims and rejoice

Author: John M. Henson
Tune: [Lift up your hands O weeping pilgrims and rejoice]
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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 >

Text Information

First Line: Lift up your hands O weeping pilgrims and rejoice
Title: Lift Up Your Hands
Author: John M. Henson
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Lift up your heads ye who are sad
Publication Date: 1945
Copyright: This text may still be under copyright because it was published in 1945.

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Radio Beams No. 2 #68

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