MELE AU KA LONO LANI

Author: Francis H. Rowley, 1854-1952

Rv Francis Harold Rowley DD USA 1854-1952. Born at Hilton, NH, the son of a doctor, he graduated from Rochester University in 1875 and Rochester Theological Seminary of NY in 1878. He married Ida Amelia Babcock in 1878, and they had four children: John, Alice, Charles, and Esmond. He became a Baptist minister, animal welfare campaigner, and hymn writer. He pastored for over 30 years at Titusville, PA, North Adams, MA (1884-1892), Oak Park, IL, Fall River, MA, and the First Baptist Church at Boston, MA, until 1910. He preached at Appleton Chapel, Harvard University. He was also a trustee of the University of Chicago Divinity School (1894-1896). While at North Adams, MA, Peter Bilhorn, a fine musician and his assistant minister, asked… Go to person page >

Translator: "Hualalai", 1852-1938

"Hualalai" was the pen name of Ellen (or Ella) Hudson Paris, 1852-1938, daughter of John Davis Paris, a missionary in Hawai'i. (more information can be found on John Davis Paris and Hualalai on John Davis Paris's Wikipedia page). Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Mele au ka lono lani No Iesu i make no'u
Title: MELE AU KA LONO LANI
English Title: I Will Sing the Wondrous Story
Author: Francis H. Rowley, 1854-1952
Translator: "Hualalai", 1852-1938
Language: Hawaiian
Refrain First Line: Mele au ka lono lani
Publication Date: 1972
Copyright: This text may still be under copyright because it was published in 1972.

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