The book of our lives

Writing a book as the days go by

Author: Birdie Bell
Published in 3 hymnals

Author: Birdie Bell

C. Louise Bell, also known a Birdie Bell, was born, raised and lived in New York city. She began writing hymns when she was sixteen years old. She is the author of more than 500 hymns, 200 religious poems, and 200 Christmas and Easter lyrics, as well as short stories, and articles. She wrote under the name of Birdie Bell, which is what her family called her. 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: Writing a book as the days go by
Title: The book of our lives
Author: Birdie Bell
Refrain First Line: Some day the book will be opened wide
Copyright: Public Domain

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 3 of 3)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Singing for Joy #d304
The Lighthouse in Gospel Song #d233
Waves of Salvation, Nos. 1 and 2 Combined #d161



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