Audrey Mieir

MIEIR, Audrey Mae (neé Wagner). b. Leechburg, Pennsylvania, 12 May 1916; d. 3 November 1996. Audrey Wagner was educated at the L.I.F.E. Bible College. She married Charles Brooks Mieir (1911-1996), and was ordained to the Gospel ministry of the Church of the Foursquare Gospel in 1937. She was a pianist on evangelical campaigns between 1937 and 1945; in 1946 she became the choir director, Mieir Choir Clinics, Hollywood, California, and subsequently vice-president, the Mieir Music Foundation, Inc., Hollywood. She is said to have written over 1000 hymns and songs. Although primarily a musician, she is known for her hymn, ‘His name is wonderful’*. Other well known hymns by her are ‘I’ll never be...

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