[When I survey the wondrous cross] (Hackleman)

[When I survey the wondrous cross] (Hackleman)

Composer: W. E. M. Hackleman
Published in 5 hymnals

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Composer: W. E. M. Hackleman

William Edward Michael Hackleman USA 1868-1927. Born at Orange, IN, he grew up on a farm. At age 17 he was teaching singing classes and leading singing in meetings. He later taught public school for four years and studied music in Toronto, Canada, at the Conservatory of Music, under Italian composer, Francesco d'Auria, and also with other private teachers in New York City. He married Pearl C MNU, and they had four children: Edwin, Florence, Grace, and Gladys. He edited songbooks, composed music and lead music at state and national conventions of the Christian Church. He was an evangelist and served as president of the National Association of Church Musicians, and for five years was secretary to the Indiana Missionary Society. He led… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: [When I survey the wondrous cross] (Hackleman)
Composer: W. E. M. Hackleman
Incipit: 17653 65743 26324
Key: C Major
Copyright: Public Domain


When I Survey the Wondrous Cross

When I survey the wondrous cross
on which the Prince of glory died,
my richest gain I count but loss,
and pour contempt on all my pride.

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Instances (1 - 5 of 5)
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