The First Glad Song

O pilgrims [brothers] along life's journey

Author: Mrs. E. W. Chapman
Tune: [Oh, brothers along life's journey]
Published in 2 hymnals

Author: Mrs. E. W. Chapman

Anzentia Igene (Angie) Perry Chapman, 1849-1889. Born near Lansing, MI, Angie was the wife of Free Methodist minister, Edwin W. Chapman. They had three children. She helped on his evangelism tours and rural preaching circuits. They worked in Sparta, MI, and helped found the first Free Methodist church in Grand Rapids, MI. She also wrote hymn lyrics. In 1888 they followed an evangelistic tour of Kansas, and them moved to Isabella County, MI. She died in Mt. Pleasant, MI. John Perry  Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: O pilgrims [brothers] along life's journey
Title: The First Glad Song
Author: Mrs. E. W. Chapman
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Oh, how can we tell the rapture
Copyright: Public Domain



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Sparkling and Bright #149

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Windows of Heaven #12

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