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What though my joys and comfort die?
The Lord my savior liveth.
What though the darkness gather round?
Songs in the night he giveth.

(My Life Flows On In Endless Song)

Day Of Life

Day of Life, all sorrows ending

Tune: [Sailor, though the darkness gathers] (Bliss)
Published in 1 hymnal

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Day of Life, all sorrows ending,
Day when death itself will die,
All the veil of darkness rending
On the mountain, on the sky:
Travailed for in all creation
Light shall now no more delay,
Crowning prayer with swift salvation,
Wiping every tear away.

2 O what blissful joy’s endearing,
Hearts so weary and so sore,
Those who loved His first appearing
Now to see and love Him more!
O what rapture, O what pleasure,
Now no worldly joys to love;
O what sorrow, now no treasure
There to find amassed above!

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #10766

Text Information

First Line: Day of Life, all sorrows ending
Title: Day Of Life
Meter: 8.7.8.7 D
Source: Author unknown, 12th Century
Copyright: Public Domain

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #10766
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)

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The Cyber Hymnal #10766

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