Soon will come the setting sun

Soon will come the setting sun

Author: Robert Lowry
Tune: [Soon will come the setting sun]
Published in 13 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Author: Robert Lowry

Robert Lowry was born in Philadelphia, March 12, 1826. His fondness for music was exhibited in his earliest years. As a child he amused himself with the various musical instruments that came into his hands. At the age of seventeen he joined the First Baptist Church of Philadelphia, and soon became an active worker in the Sunday-school as teacher and chorister. At the age of twenty-two he gave himself to the work of the ministry, and entered upon a course of study at the University of Lewisburg, Pa. At the age of twenty-eight he was graduated with the highest honors of his class. In the same year of his graduation, he entered upon the work of the ministry. He served as pastor at AVest Chester, Pa., 1851-1858; in New York City, 1859-1861;… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Soon will come the setting sun
Author: Robert Lowry
Refrain First Line: We'll meet each other there



Instances (1 - 13 of 13)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Christian Endeavor Edition of Gospel Hymns No. 6: Canadian ed. (words only) #60Page Scan
Epworth Songs. For use in the Epworth League #d122
Gospel Hymns No. 6 #60AudioPage Scan
Gospel Hymns Nos. 5 and 6 Combined: for use in gospel meetings and other religious services #297Page Scan
Greatest and Lasting Hymns #d293
Hymns New and Old, Revised #d185
Joy, for use in Sunday School and Gospel Meetings #d79
Lasting Hymns No. 2 #d209
Melodies of Grace and Hope #d192
Our Treasury of Song, for Use in the Emmanuel Baptist Church #d246
Songs of Comfort #d75
Spiritual hymns of worship #d397
Welcome Tidings: a new collection of sacred songs for the Sunday School #94Page Scan
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