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Author: A. H. Ackley

Alfred Henry Ackley was born 21 January 1887 in Spring Hill, Pennsylvania. He was the youngest son of Stanley Frank Ackley and the younger brother of B. D. Ackley. His father taught him music and he also studied at the Royal Academy of Music in London. He graduated from Westminster Theological Seminary in Maryland and was ordained as a Presbyterian minister in 1914. He served churches in Pennsylvania and California. He also worked with the Billy Sunday and Homer Rodeheaver evangelist team and for Homer Rodeheaver's publishing company. He wrote around 1500 hymns. He died 3 July 1960 in Los Angeles. Dianne Shapiro (from ackleygenealogy.com by Ed Ackley and Allen C. Ackley) Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: When your heart is aching, turn to Jesus
Title: Heartaches
Author: A. H. Ackley
Refrain First Line: Heartaches, take them all to Jesus
Copyright: Copyright, 1933, by Ackley & Schofield. Homer A. Rodeheaver, Owner.



Instances (1 - 17 of 17)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Christian Service Songs #110
Convention Songs #d70
Cross and Crown Hymnal, 3rd ed. #d529
Edward MacHugh's Treasury of Gospel Hymns and Poems #12
Favorite Radio Hymns of Edward MacHugh. Rev. #d57
Favorites Number 2: A Collection of Gospel Songs #83Audio
Gospel Songs and Poems #d43
Hymnal for American Sunday Schools #d157
Melodies of Grace and Hope #d254
New Pinebrook Songs #d62
Norman Clayton's Favorites No. 1 #d90
Old and New Songs of the Church #24
Old Fashioned Revival Hour Songs Compiled #d108
Praise Ye the Lord #d129
Songs of Comfort #d124
Sweet Hour of Prayer #d70
The New Crusade Songs #d88
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