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I Believe in a Hill Called Mount Calvary

There are things as we travel this earth's shifting sands

Author: Gloria Gaither; Author: Bill Gaither; Author: W. Dale Oldham
Tune: MOUNT CALVARY (Gaither)
Published in 5 hymnals

Author: Gloria Gaither

Gloria Gaither (born March 4, 1942) is a Christian songwriter, author, speaker, editor, and academic. She is the wife of Bill Gaither and also sang in the Bill Gaither Trio, one of the most influential groups in recent Christian music. She was born Gloria Lee Sickal in 1942 in Michigan, a daughter of pastor Lee Sickal and Dorothy Sickal. She spent most of her childhood and high school career in the Battle Creek area of Michigan, working a brief time for the Kellogg Company. When Sickal graduated from high school, she attended Anderson University in Anderson, Indiana. There, she triple majored in English, French, and Sociology. Upon her graduation, she took a job at Alexandria Monroe High School as a French teacher. There, she met Bill Ga… Go to person page >

Author: Bill Gaither

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Author: W. Dale Oldham

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Text Information

First Line: There are things as we travel this earth's shifting sands
Title: I Believe in a Hill Called Mount Calvary
Author: Gloria Gaither
Author: Bill Gaither
Author: W. Dale Oldham
Meter: Irregular
Language: English
Refrain First Line: I believe in a hill called Mount Calvary
Publication Date: 1976
Copyright: © Copyright 1968 William J. Gaither, Inc. All rights controlled by Gaither Copyright Management. ; © 1968 by William J. Gaither.

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 4 of 4)

Baptist Hymnal 2008 #246

Hymns of Faith #302

Sing Joyfully #246

Audio

The Celebration Hymnal #318

Include 1 pre-1979 instance
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