I have answered the call

There is need today for hearts that are brave

Author: William C. Poole
Published in 3 hymnals

Author: William C. Poole

William C. Poole was born and raised on a farm in Maryland. His parents belonged to the Methodist church. He graduated from Washington College and became a Methodist minister in Wilmington, Delaware area. He was pastor of McCabe Memorial, Richardson Park and other churches. In 1913 he was superintendent of the Anti-Saloon League of Delaware. He wrote about five hundred hymns. The writing was done as recreation and a diversion from his pastoral work. His goal in writing as well as in being a minister was to help people. 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: There is need today for hearts that are brave
Title: I have answered the call
Author: William C. Poole
Refrain First Line: Hear the call for workers brave and true

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 3 of 3)

Nineteen Sunday School Songs #d15

Songs of Conquest, for Use in Public Worship, Prayer Services, etc. #d186

Sunday School Voices, No.2 #d217

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