After the night is through

After the night of sorrow after the night of sorrow

Author: Norman J. Clayton
Tune: [After the night of sorrow]
Published in 4 hymnals

Author: Norman J. Clayton

Norman Clayton was born on January 22, 1903 in Brooklyn, New York, the ninth of ten children. He was converted at the age of six in the South Brooklyn Gospel Church, where his mother had been a foundation member … and was church organist by the age of 12. He kept up the role of church organist for the rest of his life. Clayton’s profession was in the building industry, but he also created his own publishing house, Gospel Songs, which was later absorbed into the Rodeheaver Company. In 1942 he was working with Jack Wyrtzen’s Word of Life organization, providing music for both the radio broadcasts and crusade meetings. That same year Clayton wrote his most popular gospel song, words and music, "Now I Belong to Jesus." Anot… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: After the night of sorrow after the night of sorrow
Title: After the night is through
Author: Norman J. Clayton
Language: English
Refrain First Line: After the years of longing

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 4 of 4)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Golden Gates for Singing Schools and Conventions #d2
Norman Clayton's Favorites No. 2 #d3
The King's Songs #30Audio
The Kings' Songs #d1
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