Going Home to Sing

We are on the road to the soul's abode

Author: James Rowe
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: We are on the road to the soul's abode
Title: Going Home to Sing
Author: James Rowe
Refrain First Line: On the road, yes, on the road



Instances (1 - 6 of 6)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Celestial Chimes #d93
Celestial Joys #d152
Crowns of Glory #d142
Praise Evangel for Sunday Schools #d120
Soul Echoes #d234
Soul Melodies #d228
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