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Cheer up, brethren, never fear

Cheer up, brethren, never fear

Author: W. E. Penn
Published in 3 hymnals

Author: W. E. Penn

Penn, William Evander. (Near village of Old Jefferson, Rutherford County, Tennessee, August 11, 1832--April 29, 1895, Eureka Springs, Arkansas). Southern Baptist. Evangelist in Texas and other states, 1875-1895. Compiled three hymnals titled Harvest Bells (1881, 1884, 1887) for use in his meetings. His hymns were primarily revivalistic in emphasis. His finest hymn, "There is a rock in a weary land, Its shadow falls on the burning sand" was paid the compliment of being reworked and issued under the name of Edward Husband in D.B. Towner's Revival Hymns (Chicago, 1905). He and his wife Corilla Frances Sayle adopted three children. Ordained December 4, 1880. --David W. Music, and additional information from the DNAH Archives See:… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Cheer up, brethren, never fear
Author: W. E. Penn
Refrain First Line: We shall see him by and by

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 3 of 3)

Billows of Song #d25

Harvest Bells No.3 #d8

Songs for the Ransomed; for Sunday Schools and Gospel Work #d24

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