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Connect Me With Heaven

The world is in a hurry, but few will stop and pray

Author: John M. Henson
Tune: [The world is in a hurry, but few will stop and pray]
Published in 2 hymnals

Author: John M. Henson

John Melvin Henson, 1887-1972 Born: August 23, 1887 in Cur­ryille, Georg­ia. Died: Ap­ril 22, 1972, At­lan­ta, Georg­ia. John Melvin Henson, who was born on Aug. 23, 1887, at Curryville, GA, and began teaching in singing schools in 1909. With Homer F. Morris, he founded the Morris-Henson Company. During his lifetime, he produced over 200 gospel songs, including "Anywhere Is Home," perhaps his best known, along with "I’ll Live In Glory," and "Happy Am I," that have appeared in some of our books. "Watching You" was copyrighted in 1915. The copyright was later owned by R. E. Winsett and eventually became the property of Ellis J. Crum. Henson died in 1972. --hymnstudiesblog.wordpress.com Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: The world is in a hurry, but few will stop and pray
Title: Connect Me With Heaven
Author: John M. Henson
Refrain First Line: Connect me with heaven

Instances

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Bells of Salvation #26
Living Praise, Our Second 1950 Song Book #d97



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