The Origins of “Come and Go With Me to My Father’s House”

Chris Fenner, Digital Archivist in the Archives & Special Collections department of the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, Kentucky, explores the origins of some of the most beloved hymns of the church. His latest article chronicles “Come and Go With Me to My Father’s House.” It’s a fascinating study of the song’s journey over many decades from creation to church chestnut.

Read the article here: Come and Go With Me

About Bob Marovich

Bob Marovich is a gospel music historian, author, and radio host. Founder of Journal of Gospel Music blog (formally The Black Gospel Blog) and producer of the Gospel Memories Radio Show.