Gospel Hymns 1 to 6 Complete (1894)
Gospel Hymns Nos. 1 to 6 Complete (1894) (New York: Biglow & Main Company; and Cincinnati: John Church & Company): Gospel Hymns and Sacred Solos by P. P. Bliss and Ira D. Sankey as used by them in Gospel Meetings [No. 1] (1875), No. 2 (1876), No. 3 (1878), No. 4 (1883), No. 5 (1887), No. 6 (1891), Gospel Hymns Nos. 1 to 6 Complete (1894).
Beginning with the first Great Awakening ca.1730-60, the colonies, and subsequently the USA, have periodically experienced seasons of spiritual awakening (or revivals) that characterized much of the nation’s religious life. Yet it was not until the partnership of evangelist Dwight L. Moody* and his music director Ira D. Sankey* in the 1870s that...
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