Born: Ap­ril 13, 1836, New Hamp­ton, New Hamp­shire.

Died: Feb­ru­a­ry 2, 1895, Bos­ton, Mass­a­chu­setts.

Buried: For­est Hills Ce­me­tery, Ja­mai­ca Plain, Bos­ton, Mass­a­chu­setts.

Gordon was named af­ter Bu­rma mis­sion­a­ry Adon­i­ram Jud­son. He at­tended Brown Un­i­ver­si­ty and New­ton The­o­lo­gic­al Sem­in­ary, and was or­dained a Bap­tist min­is­ter in 1863. He served at the Bap­tist church in Ja­mai­ca Plain, Mass­a­chu­setts, then at the Clar­en­don Street Bap­tist Church in Bos­ton. His works in­clude:



  1. Good Morning in Glory
  2. O Holy Ghost, Arise


  1. Gordon
  2. In Ten­der­ness He Sought Me