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 was a music teacher 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.

  1. End of the Road, The
  2. How Can I Help but Love Him?
  3. I Have a Song That Jesus Gave Me