Sowing, Ever Sowing

We are sowing, ever sowing, In the paths where others move

Author: Eden Reeder Latta
Tune: [We are sowing, ever sowing] (Hogan)
Published in 11 hymnals

Author: Eden Reeder Latta

Rv Eden Reeder Latta USA 1839-1915. Born at Haw Patch, IN, the son of a Methodist minister, (also a boyhood friend of hymn writer Willam A Ogden) he became a school teacher. During the American Civil War he preached for the Manchester Methodist Church and other congregations (possibly as a circuit rider filling empty pulpits). In 1863 he married Mary Elizabeth Wright, and they had five children: Arthur, Robert, Jennie, two others. He taught for the public schools of Manchester, and later Colesburg, IA. He moved to Guttenberg, IA, in the 1890s, and continued writing song lyrics for several major gospel composers, including William Ogden, James McGranahan, James Fillmore, and Edmund Lorenz. He wrote 1600+ songs and hymns, many being wi… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: We are sowing, ever sowing, In the paths where others move
Title: Sowing, Ever Sowing
Author: Eden Reeder Latta
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Sowing pain or sowing pleasure
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 11 of 11)

Bells of Heaven #d411

Bells of Heaven #d376

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Dortch's Gospel Voices #338

Happy Greetings to All #d279

Happy Voices No. 1 #d175

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Pentecostal Hymns No. 1 #82

Sacred Chimes, a Book of New and Old Hymns and Tunes #d217

Salvation Melodies No. 1 #d107

Songs of Conquest No. l #d101

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Spirit and Life #56

The Go Ye Hymnal #d144

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