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 West 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)

Epworth Songs. For use in the Epworth League #d122

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Gospel Hymns No. 6 #60

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

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Welcome Tidings: a new collection of sacred songs for the Sunday School #94

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