Born: March 27, 1853, Albion, Michigan.
Died: December 7, 1901, Cincinnati, Ohio, of typhoid fever.
Buried: Spring Grove Cemetery, Cincinnati, Ohio.
At age 17, Knapp began studies at a Methodist college in Albion, Michigan. He worked on the family farm in the summer, studying Greek and Latin at night, and attending classes in Albion in the winter. In 1877, the Methodist Michigan Conference assigned him a circuit. He went on to a career in ministry, founding the magazine God’s Revivalist in 1888; the International Holiness Union and Prayer League in 1897; and God’s Bible School (later known as God’s Bible School and College) in Cincinnati, Ohio, in 1900. His works include:
Christ Crowned Within, 1886
The Double Cure… Go to person page >
Display Title: What Will You Do with Jesus? (Knapp)First Line: Oh, what will you do with JesusTune Title: [Oh, what will you do with Jesus]Author: Martin W. KnappMeter: 126.96.36.199 RScripture: Matthew 27:22Subject: Examination |Source: Timeless Truths (http://library.timelesstruths.org/music/What_Will_You_Do_with_Jesus_Knapp); Faith Publishing House, Evening Light Songs, 1949, edited 1987 (423); The Gospel Trumpet Company, Select Hymns, 1911 (397)