Covered with snow neath the mantle of white

Covered with snow neath the mantle of white

Author: Mrs Harry Coghill
Published in 4 hymnals

Author: Mrs Harry Coghill

Coghill, Annie Louisa, née Walker, daughter of Robert Walker, was born at Kiddermore, Stafford­shire, in 1836, and married Harry Coghill in 1884. During a residence for some time in Canada several of her poetical pieces were printed in the Canadian newspapers. These were gathered together and published c. 1859 in her Leaves from the Backwoods. In addition to novels, plays for children, and magazine work, she edited the Autobiography and Letters of her cousin, Mrs. Oliphant, in 1898. Her popular hymn,"Work, for the night is coming," p. 317, ii., was written in Canada in 1854, and published in a Canadian newspaper, from which it passed, without any acknowledgement of the authorship, into Ira D. Sankey's Sacred Songs and Solos. Authorized te… Go to person page >

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First Line: Covered with snow neath the mantle of white
Author: Mrs Harry Coghill
Refrain First Line: Sleeping neath the gentle snow

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Evangel Light #d22
Telegrams: Our 1918 Message to the Church #d18
The More Perfect Gospel Hymnal, a Revision of the Cross and Resurrection in Song #d50
Waves of Praise #d13
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