The Lord Raise Me

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 >

Text Information

First Line: In the awful sea of sin I was sinking fast
Title: The Lord Raise Me
Author: James Rowe (1865-1933)
Language: English
Refrain First Line: The Lord raised me

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 9 of 9)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Divine Praise #d70
Gospel Pearls #70Page Scan
Hymnal of the Church of God #305
Melodies of Zion #d117
Praise Him #d116
Revival Gems No. 2 #33Audio
Revival Gems No. 3: A Great Collection in a Modest Book #33
Select Songs of Praise for Evangelistic Services, Church and Sunday School #d55
The Baptist Standard Hymnal with Responsive Readings #261



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