Marching home to Zion

We are marching home to Zion

Author: W. T. Giffe
Published in 12 hymnals

Author: W. T. Giffe

Born: June 28, 1848, Port­land, In­di­a­na. Died: Ju­ly 13, 1926, Se­at­tle, Wash­ing­ton. Buried: Mount Hope Cem­e­te­ry, Lo­gans­port, In­di­a­na. Giffe grew up in Coll­ege Cor­ners, In­di­a­na (near Port­land), and served in the Army dur­ing the clos­ing days of the Amer­i­can ci­vil war. Af­ter the war, he at­tend­ed Li­ber Coll­ege, and stu­died law for two years. While in col­lege, he was a mem­ber of the col­lege glee club, and took les­sons in the col­lege sing­ing school. Lat­er, he stu­died with teach­ers such as J. W. Suff­ern, George Root, Lu­ther Em­er­son, Ho­ra­tio Pal­mer, and Hen­ry Perk­ins. Giffe had a fine bar­i­tone voice, and was in de­mand as a con­cert s… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: We are marching home to Zion
Title: Marching home to Zion
Author: W. T. Giffe
Refrain First Line: Marching, marching ever onward

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 12 of 12)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Coronation Songs #d222
Gospel Voices No.3 #d312
Gospel Voices Supplemented #d209
Heart and Voice #d184
Heart and Voice: a New Collection of Sunday School Songs #d189
New Onward and Upward #d179
Onward and Upward No. 2: a collection of gospel songs and hymns for Sunday-schools, Endeavor societies, Epworth leagues, devotional meetings, chapel exercises, revivals, etc. #190Page Scan
Peerless Praise : a collection of hymns and music for the Sabbath school, with a complete department of elementary instruction in the theory and pract #96Page Scan
Pure Delight #d121
Spirit of Song #d116
The Harmonic Chimes for Revivals, Praise Meetings, Church Worship ... #d189
The Temple of Song #d59
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