Charles Albert Tindley
(1851-1933)

 

Featured Hymns:

The storm is passing over
We’ll understand it better by and by

Collections of Hymns:

Soul Echoes No. 1 (1905)
Soul Echoes No. 2 (1909): HathiTrust
New Songs of Paradise No. 1 (1916): HathiTrust
New Songs of Paradise No. 2
New Songs of Paradise No. 3
New Songs of Paradise No. 4 (1923): WorldCat
New Songs of Paradise No. 5 (1934): PDF
New Songs of Paradise No. 6 (1941): PDF

Related Resources:

E.F. Tindley, The Prince of Preachers: The Remarkable Story of Charles Albert Tindley of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (Flint, MI: Schultz Print. Co., 1942): WorldCat

Ralph H. Jones, Charles Albert Tindley: Prince of Preachers (Nashville: Abingdon, 1982): WorldCat

Bernice Johnson Reagon, “Searching for Tindley,” We'll Understand It Better By and By (Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian, 1992), pp. 37-52: WorldCat

Horace Clarence Boyer, “Charles Albert Tindley, progenitor of African American gospel music,” We'll Understand It Better By and By (Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian, 1992), pp. 53-78: WorldCat

S.T. Kimbrough, Jr. & Carlton R. Young, eds., Beams of Heaven: Hymns of Charles Albert Tindley (NY: United Methodist Church, 2006): WorldCat

Charles Albert Tindley at Hymnary.org:
https://hymnary.org/person/Tindley_CA

J.R. Watson & Carlton Young, “Charles Albert Tindley,” Canterbury Dictionary of Hymnology:
http://www.hymnology.co.uk/c/charles-albert-tindley