[I claim the promise, Christ my Lord]

[I claim the promise, Christ my Lord]

Composer: Aimee Semple McPherson
Published in 1 hymnal


Composer: Aimee Semple McPherson

McPherson, Aimee Elizabeth Kennedy Semple. (Ingersoll, Ontario, Canada, October 9, 1890--September 26, 1944, Oakland, California). Foursquare. With no formal education beyond high school this remarkable and controversial woman founded the International Church of the Foursquare Gospel denomination. Pentacostalist missionary to China, 1917; itinerant Pentacostalist preacher in U.S. 1918-1923; pastor of Angelus Temple (Foursquare), Los Angeles, Calif. 1923-1944. Author of books on the Foursquare Church and composer of five oratorios. Evangelistic zeal is evident in her many published hymns. Full length biographical studies: Thomas, Lately. (1970). Storming heaven : the lives and turmoils of Minnie Kennedy and Aimee Semple McPherson. New Yo… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: Aimee Semple McPherson
Incipit: 53456 54442 34766
Key: D Major
Copyright: Copyright, 1935, by Echo Park Evangelistic Association.
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