When we meet him face to face

What rejoicing there will be, by the shining

Author: James Rowe
Published in 7 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 rejoicing there will be, by the shining
Title: When we meet him face to face
Author: James Rowe
Refrain First Line: O, what joy we all shall know
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 7 of 7)

Beautiful Praise #d114

Glad News No.2 #d172

Hosannas to the King #d156

Songs of Redemption #d236

The Harmonic Chimes for Revivals, Praise Meetings, Church Worship ... #d204

Tidings of Glory #d213

Triumphant Hosannas #d153

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