When the gates of gold swing open

What hosannas we shall sing

Author: James Rowe
Published in 5 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: What hosannas we shall sing
Title: When the gates of gold swing open
Author: James Rowe
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 5 of 5)

Billows of Praise #d235

Glory Gleams #d260

Gospel Rays #d270

Signal Bells #d150

Waves of Praise #bd150

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