Onward from Calvary the Gospel is Speeding

Onward from Calvary the Gospel is speeding

Author: William Watkins Reid
Published in 1 hymnal

Author: William Watkins Reid

Reid, William Watkins, Sr. (Ballinasloe, County Galway, Ireland, October 15, 1890--February 18, 1983, Jenkins Township, Pennsylvania). Methodist. Parents were William Reid, a native of Moneymore, near Belfast, and Sarah Watkins of Londonderry. Came to the United States in 1900. Attended New York University (bachelor's degree, 1915; master's degree in journalism, 1917). Served The Hymn Society as President, Executive Director, and Editor of The Hymn from 1966 to 1976. Authored the Hymn Society's 40th anniversary history, Sing with Spirit and Understanding. Also edited The Pastor's Journal for the Methodist church and worked as its director of the News Service of the Board of Missions. Also: Caulfield, Benjamin. --From DNAH Archives… Go to person page >

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First Line: Onward from Calvary the Gospel is speeding
Title: Onward from Calvary the Gospel is Speeding
Author: William Watkins Reid
Meter: 11.10.11.10
Publication Date: 1965
Notes: Tune: WESLEY
Copyright: Copyright, 1960, by World Outlook
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