Will there be for us a welcome

When we reach the golden city, over Jordan's

Author: Charles E. Pollack
Tune: [When we reach the golden city]
Published in 2 hymnals

Author: Charles E. Pollack

Charles Edward Pollock USA 1853-1928. Born at Newcastle, PA, he moved to Jefferson City, MO, when age 17. He was a cane maker for C W Allen. He also worked 20 years for the MO Pacific Railroad, as a depot clerk and later as Assistant Roadmaster. He was a musician and prolific songwriter, composing 5000+ songs, mostly used in Sunday school settings and church settings. He took little remuneration for his compositions, preferring they be freely used. He produced three songbooks: “Praises”, “Beauty of praise”, and “Waves of melody”. In 1886 he married Martha (Mattie) Jane Harris, and they had three children: Robert, Edward, and a daughter. He died in Merriam, KS. John Perry… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: When we reach the golden city, over Jordan's
Title: Will there be for us a welcome
Author: Charles E. Pollack
Copyright: Public Domain


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Joyful Lays, No.2 #d169

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Perfect Praise #2

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