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Rose of Sharon, blooming earth to bless

Rose of Sharon, blooming earth to bless

Author: Merrill Dunlop
Tune: [Rose of Sharon, blooming earth to bless]
Published in 2 hymnals

Author: Merrill Dunlop

Born: May 9, 1905, Chi­ca­go, Il­li­nois. Died: June 15, 2002. Dunlop was ed­u­cat­ed at Cen­tral YMCA Coll­ege, Chi­ca­go (BA) and the Moo­dy Bi­ble In­sti­tute (grad­u­at­ed 1926). He played the pi­a­no and or­gan at Moo­dy Church (1921-24), and served as di­rect­or of mu­sic at the Chi­ca­go Gos­pel Ta­ber­na­cle (1926-53). Bur­ton Bos­worth was his fa­ther-in-law. Dun­lop wrote over 700 hymns and Gos­pel songs, and works in­clud­ing: Songs of a Chris­tian, 1937 New Songs of a Chris­tian, 1941 --www.hymntime.com/tch  Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Rose of Sharon, blooming earth to bless
Author: Merrill Dunlop
Refrain First Line: O the Rose of Sharon is blooming

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 2 of 2)

Choir Favorites, Inspiring Songs for Volunteer and Rally Choirs, Vol. 3 #d45

Audio

Favorites Number 1 #18

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