Sicher am goldenen Strand

Author: L. E. Jones

Lewis Edgar Jones USA 1865-1936. Born in Yates City, IL, his family moved near Davenport, IA, where he lived on a farm until age 21. He went into business for awhile, and attended the Moody Bible Institute in Chicago. He was a classmate of evangelist, Billy Sunday. After graduating, he worked for the YMCA in Davenport, IA; Fort Worth, TX (1915, as general secretary); and Santa Barbara, CA (1925 as general secretary). Hymn writing was his avocation, and he wrote 200+, advising that many came from pastors’ sermons. He married Lora May Wright (1872-1950), and they had a daughter, Frances Ellen (1897-1982). He died in Santa Barbara, CA. John Perry  Go to person page >

Translator: Carl Roehl

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Text Information

First Line: Wenn ich am Ufer des Jordans steh
Title: Sicher am goldenen Strand
English Title: Jesus Will Bear Me Over (When I have reached earth's borderland)
Translator: Carl Roehl
Author: L. E. Jones
Language: German
Refrain First Line: Droben im himmlischen Lichtgefild
Copyright: Public Domain



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Die Kleine Palme #17

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Evangelisches Gesangbuch #17

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Gemeinschafts-Lieder. 7th ed. #116

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