Robert Lowry

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?".

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

    –Christie Finn

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    The River of Life

    Composer(s): George Crumb

    Song(s): 1. "Shall We Gather At the River?"
    2. "Will There Be Any Stars In My Crown?"
    3. "Amazing Grace!"
    4. "Give Me That Old Time Religion"
    5. Time is a Drifting River: A Psalm for Daybreak and Morning
    6. "Were You There When They Crucified My Lord?"
    7. "One More River to Cross (Noah's Ark: A Humoresque)"
    8. "Nearer, My God to Thee"
    9. "Deep River"

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