North, Frank Mason, a minister of the
Methodist Episcopal Church, was born in
New York, December 3, 1850. He was
graduated at Wesleyan University in 1872,
and entered the ministry the same year.
After filling important stations in the Methodist
Episcopal Church for twenty years, he
became in 1892 Corresponding Secretary of
the New York City Church Extension and
Missionary Society, since which date he has
also been editor of the Christian City, published
in New York City. Dr. North's home
mission hymn found here (No. 423) is one
of the best in the entire Hymnal.
|Jesus, the calm that fills my breast
|Where cross the crowded ways of