1870–1963
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May Moody’s organ

March 20, 1870, Chi­ca­go, Il­li­nois.

Au­gust 20, 1963, East North­field, Mas­sa­chu­setts.

Cen­ter Ce­me­te­ry, Northfield, Mas­sa­chu­setts.

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May was the daugh­ter of Dan­i­el Whit­tle and Ab­bie Han­son, and wife of Wil­liam Re­vell Moo­dy (son of 19th Cen­tu­ry evangelist Dwight Ly­man Moo­dy).

She at­tend­ed Dwight Moo­dy’s Girl’s School in North­field, Mas­sa­chu­setts; Ob­er­lin Col­lege (1888–89); and the Roy­al Acad­e­my of Mu­sic in Lon­don (1890–91). A gift­ed sing­er, she as­sist­ed her fa­ther and Dwight Moo­dy in their evan­gel­ism work, and co-ed­it­ed (with Charles M. Al­ex­an­der) North­field Hym­nal No. 3.

  1. Homeless Stran­ger, A
  2. Hope of the Com­ing of the Lord, The
  3. Is It No­thing to You?
  4. No More
  5. They Tell Me the Sto­ry of Jesus Is Old
  6. Today
  7. Whittle