Under His Sheltering Wings

Vainly the storm sweepeth over my soul

Author: James Rowe
Tune: [Vainly the storm sweepeth over my soul]
Published in 6 hymnals

Author: James Rowe

Pseudonym: James S. Apple. James Rowe was born in England in 1865. He served four years in the Government Survey Office, Dublin Ireland as a young man. He came to America in 1890 where he worked for ten years for the New York Central & Hudson R.R. Co., then served for twelve years as superintendent of the Mohawk and Hudson River Humane Society. He began writing songs and hymns about 1896 and was a prolific writer of gospel verse with more than 9,000 published hymns, poems, recitations, and other works. 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: Vainly the storm sweepeth over my soul
Title: Under His Sheltering Wings
Author: James Rowe
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Under the wings of the Dove
Publication Date: 1922
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 6 of 6)

Complete Christian Hymnal #d241

Gospel Rays #d261

Harbor Bells #d114

Marching to Zion #13

Songs of the Blessed Hope #d237

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The Gospel Way #13

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