The Gift of the Spirit

The Father, kind, above, sent forth in tender love

Author: Palmer Hartsough
Tune: [The Father kind above]
Published in 5 hymnals

Author: Palmer Hartsough

Palmer Hartsough was educated in Plymouth, Ypsilanti and Kalamazoo, Michigan. In 1893 he became associated with the Fillmore Brothers of Cincinnati, Ohio. He was a teacher of vocal music. He lived in Ontario, Wisconsin. 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 Father, kind, above, sent forth in tender love
Title: The Gift of the Spirit
Author: Palmer Hartsough
Refrain First Line: The gift of the Spirit



Instances (1 - 5 of 5)
Page Scan

Sacred Selections for the Church #500

The New Alphabetical Hymnal #d386

The Pathway of Praise No. 1 #d118

The Praise Hymnal #d435

Suggestions or corrections? Contact us


It looks like you are using an ad-blocker. Ad revenue helps keep us running. Please consider white-listing or subscribing to eliminate ads entirely and help support