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Live a life of sunshine

All our life is joyous, all the way is bright

Author: J. Harry Crossley
Tune: [All our life is joyous, all the way is bright]
Published in 5 hymnals

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Audio files: MIDI

Full Text

1 All our life is joyous, all the way is bright,
For the Saviour’s presence banishes the night;
Sin has no abiding, sorrow takes its flight,
When we live a life of sunshine.

Gladness and joy fill all my soul,
When I hear the Master say:
"My peace I give,"
That makes it sunshine all the way.

2 Stormy clouds may gather, wild the tempest blow,
But within, my soul with light is all aglow;
Happiness and peace thro’ ev’ry heart will flow,
If we live a life of sunshine. [Refrain]

3 When the sunshine enters, darkness flees away;
Doubts and fears are scattered by its cheering ray;
All along, the path grows brighter ev’ry day,
When we live a life of sunshine. [Refrain]

Source: Uplifted Voices: a 20th century hymn book for sunday-schools and devotional meetings #129

Author: J. Harry Crossley

Died: Date un­known. Cross­ley & his wife Em­ma were liv­ing in Fair­field Coun­ty, Con­nec­ti­cut, in 1910. Crossley’s works in­clude: Songs for the Mas­ter, with Alf­red Good­sell (Bridg­eport, Con­nec­ti­cut: Alf­red T. Good­sell, 1897)  Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: All our life is joyous, all the way is bright
Title: Live a life of sunshine
Author: J. Harry Crossley
Refrain First Line: Gladness and joy fill all my soul



The Cyber Hymnal #7972
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