There's a rainbow shining

There's a rainbow shining

Author: A. H. Ackley
Published in 4 hymnals

Author: A. H. Ackley

Alfred Henry Ackley was born 21 January 1887 in Spring Hill, Pennsylvania. He was the youngest son of Stanley Frank Ackley and the younger brother of B. D. Ackley. His father taught him music and he also studied at the Royal Academy of Music in London. He graduated from Westminster Theological Seminary in Maryland and was ordained as a Presbyterian minister in 1914. He served churches in Pennsylvania and California. He also worked with the Billy Sunday and Homer Rodeheaver evangelist team and for Homer Rodeheaver's publishing company. He wrote around 1500 hymns. He died 3 July 1960 in Los Angeles. Dianne Shapiro (from by Ed Ackley and Allen C. Ackley) Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: There's a rainbow shining
Author: A. H. Ackley
Refrain First Line: O there's a rainbow shining in the sky



Instances (1 - 4 of 4)

Majestic Hymns #d239

Reapers, Embracing the Choicest Gospel Songs and Standard Hymns, New & Old #d114

Service Songs #d228

The American Hymnal for English Speaking People Everywhere #d347

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