Early 20th Century

Thompson succeeded James H. Burke as song leader under Albert B. Simpson at the New York Gospel Tabernacle about 1890. Thompson’s works include:

  1. Angel, Hide Me Close Beside Thee
  2. Angels Join with Glad Accord
  3. Are You Walking with the Lord?
  4. Brief Life Is Here Our Portion
  5. Broken Hearts Will Cease Repining
  6. By and By All Will Be Over
  7. Coming Nearer Jesus
  8. Forward, Christian Soldiers
  9. I Am More Than Half Way Home
  10. I Am Thinking of Friends Whom I Know
  11. I Have Found a Joy in Living
  12. I Know I Must Leave the Scenes of Earth
  13. I Walk with Jesus Alone
  14. I Want to Be Just Like Jesus
  15. In Thought I Travel Back Tonight
  16. Jesus, Thy Healer
  17. Keep Looking Up
  18. Lift Your Heart in Prayer to Jesus
  19. O for a Faith That’s Brighter
  20. O Jesus Is My All in All
  21. O Take the Spirit’s Sword
  22. O Workers, Haste Thy Mission High Fulfilling
  23. Out in the World While Dead in Sin
  24. Raise the Gospel Banner
  25. Shall I Meet My Sainted Mother
  26. Solid Rock of Truth Divine
  27. Some Angel Friends Are Near Us
  28. Some Morn the Spirit
  29. Spirits Call Us, o’er the Tumult
  30. Swiftly Sailing o’er Life’s Ocean
  31. Tell Me a Truthful Story
  32. The Sea of Life Is Rough
  33. The Summer Brings Us Pleasant Days
  34. There’s a Glorious Work to Do
  35. Thou Art Coming, Blessed Jesus
  36. Trusting Each Day in the Words of the Savior
  37. Under the Guidance of Angels
  38. Wait, O Wait for Victory
  39. Walking with Jesus
  40. We Love This Day of Flowers
  41. We March and Sweetly Sing
  42. We’ve Listed in a Noble War
  43. When Cares Perplex, and all Goes Wrong
  44. When Stormy Waves Around Me Roll
  45. When the Night Is Darkening
  1. Lord, I Come to Thee for Refuge
  2. The World Must Be Taken