You Never Mentioned Him to Me

When in that better land before the bar we stand

Author: James Rowe
Tune: [When in that better land before the bar we stand]
Published in 11 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: When in that better land before the bar we stand
Title: You Never Mentioned Him to Me
Author: James Rowe
Refrain First Line: You never mentioned him to me

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 11 of 11)

Bells of Victory #d147

Best of All #d167

Best of All Songs #d127

Church Hymnal #350a

Encore: a Collection of Tried and Proven Songs #d193

Our Leader #d161

Revival Message #d149

Sacred Selections for the Church: a collection of sacred selections featuring choice favorites old and new (57th ed) #92

Select Songs #d153

Silver Trumpets #d112

The New Wonderful Songs for Work and Worship #d265

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