You can shine where you are

Not upon some hilltop do you have to live

Author: James Rowe
Published in 5 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: Not upon some hilltop do you have to live
Title: You can shine where you are
Author: James Rowe

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 5 of 5)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Sacred Song Service #d75
Salvation Songs for all Religious Work and Worship #d55
Sunday School and Revival Songs No.2 #d139
Telegrams: Our 1918 Message to the Church #d75
The More Perfect Gospel Hymnal, a Revision of the Cross and Resurrection in Song #d158



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