靠近父神懷中 (Near to the heart of God)

Author: Cleland Boyd McAfee

Cleland Boyd McAfee (September 25, 1866 – February 4, 1944) was an American theologian, Presbyterian minister and hymn writer, best known for penning the gospel hymn, "Near to the Heart of God," and its tune called "McAfee". He wrote the song after the concurrent deaths of two of his young nieces, caused by diphtheria. McAfee was born in Ashley Missouri, in 1866, as one of five children. His father, John A. McAfee, was the founder of Park College in Parkville, Missouri. The younger McAfee graduated from Park College in 1884, and later graduated from Union Theological Seminary in New York. McAfee went on to serve as a professor of philosophy, choir director, pastor and dean of Park College until 1901, when he left to minister at the Fir… Go to person page >

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First Line: 有一安靜隱密之處 (Yǒuyī ānjìng yǐn mì zhī chù)
Title: 靠近父神懷中 (Near to the heart of God)
English Title: There is a place of quiet rest
Author: Cleland Boyd McAfee
Language: Chinese
Copyright: Tr. © Witness Press

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Sheng tu shi ge = Hymnary (聖徒詩歌) #355

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