The evening sun was sinking low

Author: James Rowe

Pseudonym: James S. Apple. James Rowe was born in England in 1865. He served four years in the Government Survey Office, Dublin Ireland as a young man. He came to America in 1890 where he worked for ten years for the New York Central & Hudson R.R. Co., then served for twelve years as superintendent of the Mohawk and Hudson River Humane Society. He began writing songs and hymns about 1896 and was a prolific writer of gospel verse with more than 9,000 published hymns, poems, recitations, and other works. 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 >

Text Information

First Line: The evening sun was sinking low
Author: James Rowe
Refrain First Line: It was there, it was there

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 14 of 14)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Billows of Praise #d200
Cornelius' Gospel Songs #201Page Scan
Cornelius' Gospel Songs No. 2 #d198
Cornelius' Gospel Songs No. 3 #201Page Scan
Cornelius' Gospel Songs No. 4 #d180
Diamonds #d187
Glory Gleams #d215
Gospel Rays #d226
Helpful Hymns #d189
Redemption Hymns #d188
Songs of the Cross #296Page Scan
Soul Echoes #d201
Soul Melodies #d191
Tested Songs #d187



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