Hoy me llama el mundo en vano

Author: James Rowe

Pseudonym: James S. Apple. James Rowe was born in England in 1865.He served four years in the Government Survey Office, Dublin Ireland as a young man. He came to America in 1890 where he worked for ten years for the New York Central & Hudson R.R. Co., then served for twelve years as superintendent of the Mohawk and Hudson River Humane Society. He began wring songs and hymns about 1896 and was a prolific writer of gospel verse with more than 9,000 published hymns, poems, recitations, and other works. Dianne Shapiro, from "The Singers and Their Songs: sketches of living gospel hymn writers" by Charles Hutchinson Gabriel (Chicago: The Rodeheaver Company, 1916) Go to person page >

Translator: J. P. Simmonds

(no biographical information available about J. P. Simmonds.) Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Hoy me llama el mundo en vano
Author: James Rowe
Translator: J. P. Simmonds
Language: Spanish
Refrain First Line: ¡Ser como él de corazón!
Copyright: Copyright, 1912. Renewal, 1940. the Rodeheaver Co., owner. Translation copyright, 1957, The Rodeheaver Co., owner. International copyright secured. All rights reserved. Used by permission.



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