A soul is coming home

Author: John R. Clements

John R. Clements was born in County Armagh, Ireland 28 November 1868 and was brought to the United States at the age of two years. He worked at the age of thirteen as a retail grocery clerk and had a successful wholesale grocery business. He began writing poetry when he was young. Dianne Shapiro, from "The Singers and Their Songs: sketches of living gospel hymn writers" by Charles Hutchinson Gabriel (Chicago: The Rodeheaver Company, 1916) Go to person page >

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First Line: The bells of heaven are ringing sweet
Title: A soul is coming home
Author: John R. Clements
Refrain First Line: Coming home
Copyright: Public Domain



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Gospel Songs for Men, a Collection of Quartets and Choruses for Male Voices #d88

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Joyful Praise #71

Living Praise #d186

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Pentecostal Hymns Nos. 3 and 4 Combined #378

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