Carrie Ellis Breck was born 22 January 1855 in Vermont and raised in a Christian home. She later moved to Vineland, New Jersy, and then to Portland, Oregon. She wrote verse and prose for religious and household publications, In 1884 she married Frank A. Breck. She has written between fourteen and fifteen hundred hymns.
Dianne Shapiro, from "The Singers and Their Songs: sketches of living gospel hymn writers" by Charles Hutchinson Gabriel (Chicago: The Rodeheaver Company, 1916) Go to person page >
Display Title: Are You Living for the Lord?First Line: Live for Him who died to save youTune Title: [Life for Him who died to save you]Author: Carrie E. BreckMeter: 18.104.22.168.22.214.171.124Scripture: Galatians 2:20; Mark 9:41; Ephesians 6:7Subject: Examination |Source: Timeless Truths (http://library.timelesstruths.org/music/Are_You_Living_for_the_Lord); Lorenz Publishing Company, Manly Praise and Aggresive Songs Combined, circa 1901; Aggressive Songs, page 1