Is It Well With Your Soul?

Mid the toil and strife of this busy life

Author: James Rowe
Tune: ['Mid the toil and strife of this busy life]
Published in 15 hymnals

Author: James Rowe

Pseudonym: James S. Apple. James Rowe was born in England in 1865. He served four years in the Government Survey Office, Dublin Ireland as a young man. He came to America in 1890 where he worked for ten years for the New York Central & Hudson R.R. Co., then served for twelve years as superintendent of the Mohawk and Hudson River Humane Society. He began writing songs and hymns about 1896 and was a prolific writer of gospel verse with more than 9,000 published hymns, poems, recitations, and other works. 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 >

Text Information

First Line: Mid the toil and strife of this busy life
Title: Is It Well With Your Soul?
Author: James Rowe
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Is it well with your soul
Publication Date: 1922
Copyright: © 1938 Bridge Building Music, Inc. (admin. Brentwood-Benson Music Pub. Inc.)



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Sacred Selections for the Church #254

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