Robert Lowry

Robert Lowry

1826 - 1899

Responsible for over 500 hymns, Robert Lowry wrote both the words and tunes to the well-known hymns "Shall We Gather At the River?" and "How Can I Keep From Singing?".

Image: Robert Lowry, public domain


Robert Lowry was also a Baptist minster and a professor of American literature.

--Christie Finn

Songs & Song Collections BY Lowry (entered to date)
Composers who set Lowry's TEXTS (entered to date)

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