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Evening Hymn

Daylight is fading, twilight is shading

Author: Elizabeth W. Denison
Published in 2 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Daylight is fading, twilight is shading
Meadow and hill with a deepening gray;
Heavenly Father, now as we gather,
Let us give thanks for the beautiful day.

2 Light of the morning, bright in the dawning,
Blessings that come to us all the day long;
’Tis of Thy giving, God of the living,
That we can offer this evening song.

3 But in its splendor, gracious and tender,
Wondrous Thy love that can cast away fear;
Dearer and rarer, richer and fairer,
Best of all gifts that Thou givest us here.

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #8089

Author: Elizabeth W. Denison

Late 19th Century Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Daylight is fading, twilight is shading
Title: Evening Hymn
Author: Elizabeth W. Denison
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain


The Cyber Hymnal #8089
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)


Instances (1 - 1 of 1)

The Cyber Hymnal #8089

Include 1 pre-1979 instance
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