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The Hill, the Cross, The Crown

Lo, I see a hill and upward Climbs One, weak and faint

Author: Eben E. Rexford
Published in 4 hymnals

Author: Eben E. Rexford

Rexford, Eben Eugene.M (Johnsburg, New York, July 16, 1848--October 16, 1916, Shiocton, Wisconsin). Horticulturalist and editor of a Wisconsin farm journal. Many of his verses were used to fill empty corners of the journal. He also wrote many books on gardening. Lawrence University (Appleton, Wisc.), Litt.D. Twenty-five years, organist at First Congregational Church, Shiocton. See: Smith, Mary L.P. (1930). Eben E. Rexford; a biographical sketch. Menasha, Wis., George Banta Pub. Co. --Leonard Ellinwood, DNAH Archives and Gabriel, Charles H. (1916). Singers and Their Songs. Chicago: The Rodeheaver Company.… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Lo, I see a hill and upward Climbs One, weak and faint
Title: The Hill, the Cross, The Crown
Author: Eben E. Rexford
Language: English
Refrain First Line: O the Calvary way, behold it
Publication Date: 1917
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 4 of 4)

Marching to Zion #168

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Rodeheaver Chorus Collection #27

Rodeheaver's Gospel Anthems No. 1 #21

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The Gospel Way #168

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