[Living below in this old sinful world]

[Living below in this old sinful world]

Composer: J. B. Coats
Published in 42 hymnals

Composer: J. B. Coats

J.B. Coats was born on April 6, 1901, in Summerland, Mississippi. He attended the schools of his area and was both a student and lover of music all his life...His formal education was continued with study at Mississippi Southern College and Louisiana State University. He also studied music with Julius Rishing, J.E. and Alvis O. Thomas and T.B. Mosley. When just a lad about fourteen, he began teaching music classes and conducting evangelistic singing. Mr. Coats was a teacher in public schools most of his life...He was the composer of many loved gospel songs with "Where Could I Go" haveing been printed and sung most widely. Others of his outstanding songs are "A Wonderful Place", "My Soul Shall Live On", "I'm Winging My Way Back Home", and "T… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: [Living below in this old sinful world]
Composer: J. B. Coats
Meter: with refrain
Incipit: 33331 21121 11233
Key: G Major
Copyright: © 1940 and renewed 1968 by Stamps-Baxter Music


Instances (1 - 4 of 4)

African American Heritage Hymnal #432

Praise! Our Songs and Hymns #354

Soul-stirring Songs & Hymns (Rev. ed.) #451

Yes, Lord! #134

Include 38 pre-1979 instances
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