Beautiful story to tell

Sowing and reaping for Jesus our King

Author: Franklin L. Eiland
Published in 11 hymnals

Author: Franklin L. Eiland

Franklin L. Eiland was born in Noxubee county, Miss., March 25, 1860. He was reared on the farm and attended the old field school. The school house on the hill and the old Oaken Bucket, etc., etc., were objects of interest in his curriculum. He had traveled some before finally leaving home including a trip to Tx, but in 1882 he came to Tx to remain. November 13, 1884 he married Miss Mary E. Nisbett of Robertson county. She lived nine years. In 1894 he married Miss Ella May Kennedy of Van Zandt county. She lived only 10 days. October 21, 1896 he married Miss Minnie Jarushia Valentine of McLennan county. She still survives. They have one sweet little daughter, Mary Ella Oree. She is quite bright and is already starting music at the age of th… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Sowing and reaping for Jesus our King
Title: Beautiful story to tell
Author: Franklin L. Eiland
Refrain First Line: Sowing the seed



Instances (1 - 11 of 11)

From the Cross to the Crown #d143

Glad Hosannas #d111

Gospel Searchlight Songs #d163

Gospel Songs No. 2 #d140

The Gospel Garner #d119

The Gospel Gleaner #d141

The New Wonderful Songs for Work and Worship #d189

The Promised Crown #d58

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The Seed Sower #8

The Shining Way #d84

Zion Songs, Spiritual Hymns #d138

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