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Composer: Paul Rader (1917)
Published in 26 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, MusicXML
Audio files: MIDI

Composer: Paul Rader

Rader was one of the most powerful evangelistic preachers of the early 20th Century. He described himself as an ex-bellboy, ex-cowboy, ex-prospector, ex-football player, and ex-pugilist. He was pastor of Moody Church in Chicago, Illinois (1915–21), and followed founder Albert Simpson as president of the Christian and Missionary Alliance (1920–23). He also founded the Chicago Gospel Tabernacle in 1922 and pastored it for 11 years. Rader wrote many Gospel song lyrics and a few tunes, and was instrumental in founding of the Tabernacle Publishing Company. Rader was a pioneer of Christian broadcasting, as well: In the early 1920’s, the beginning days of radio, station WBBM in Chicago, Illinois, closed every Sunday. Rader received… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: TABERNACLE (Rader)
Composer: Paul Rader (1917)
Incipit: 56532 17656 51232
Key: B♭ Major
Copyright: Public Domain



Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #932
  • Four-part harmony, full-score (PDF, NWC)
The Cyber Hymnal #5069
Text: Old Time Power
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
Timeless Truths #935
Text: Old-Time Power
  • Old_Time_Power.pdf (PDF)
  • Old_Time_Power.xml (XML)


Instances (1 - 9 of 9)
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Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #932

Praise! Our Songs and Hymns #96

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Sing Joyfully #143

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Soul-stirring Songs and Hymns (Rev. ed.) #342


The Cyber Hymnal #5069


The Hymnal for Worship and Celebration #258


Timeless Truths #935

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Worship and Service Hymnal #102

Worship His Majesty #312

Include 17 pre-1979 instances
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