November 27, 1891, Berne, Indiana.
December 31, 1951, Glendale, California.
Roth attended the Fort Wayne (Indiana) Bible School and the Moody Bible Institute in Chicago, Illinois.
He worked with traveling evangelist tours, and taught music at the Alliance Bible schools in St. Paul, Minnesota, and New York City; the Bible Institute, Los Angeles, California; Baptist Theological College; and City College of Los Angeles. His Ecclesia Choir toured throughout America in 1931.
He wrote over 100 hymns, and a number of anthems.
Come unto Me,Said Jesus