Horatio Spafford

20 October 1828–16 October 1888


Featured Hymns:

It is well with my soul

Publications of Hymns:

Gospel Hymns, No. 2 (1876): PDF
The International Lesson Hymnal (1879): PDF
The Finest of the Wheat No. 2 (1894): PDF

Related Resources:

Julian P. Boyd, Horatio Gates Spafford, Inventor, Author, Promoter of Democracy (Worcester, MA, The Society, 1942): WorldCat

Bertha Spafford Vester, Our Jerusalem: An American Family in the Holy City, 1881-1949 (Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday, 1950): WorldCat | Amazon

Thomas E. Corts, Seeking Solace: The Life and Legacy of Horatio G. Spafford (Birmingham, AL: Samford University Press, 2013): Amazon

“It is well with my soul,” Spafford Hymn, Kosinski Studio:

“The American Colony in Jerusalem: Family Tragedy,” Library of Congress:

Horatio Spafford at Hymnary.org:

Horatio Spafford at Canterbury Dictionary of Hymnology: