Gifts for Jesus

We are happy children, Cheerfully we bring

Author: A. H. Ackley
Published in 1 hymnal

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 ackleygenealogy.com by Ed Ackley and Allen C. Ackley) Go to person page >

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First Line: We are happy children, Cheerfully we bring
Title: Gifts for Jesus
Author: A. H. Ackley
Refrain First Line: May our gifts for Jesus
Publication Date: 1893
Copyright: This text in in the public domain in the United States because it was published before 1923.

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