At evening time no gathering night

At evening time no gathering night

Author: Franklin E. Belden
Tune: [At evening time]
Published in 4 hymnals

Author: Franklin E. Belden

Belden was born in Battle Creek, Michigan in 1858. He began writing music in his late teenage years after moving to California with his family. For health reasons he later moved to Colorado. He returned to Battle Creek with his wife in the early 1880s, and there he became involved in Adventist Church publishing. F. E. Belden wrote many hymn tunes, gospel songs, and related texts in the early years of the Seventh-day Adventist Church. Belden was able to rapidly write both music and poetry together which enabled him to write a song to fit a sermon while it was still being delivered. He also wrote songs for evang­el­ist Bil­ly Sun­day. Though Belden’s later years were marred by misunderstandings with the church leadership over his royal… Go to person page >

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First Line: At evening time no gathering night
Author: Franklin E. Belden

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Great Songs of the Church. number two: a treasury of six hundred sacred songs suitable for all services of the church #17
His Praise Anew #d7
Songs for the King's Business #77Page Scan
The New Alphabetical Hymnal: Great Songs of the Church No. 2. 35th ed. #d30
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