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Days are filled with gladness, nights are filled with song

Days are filled with gladness, nights are filled with song

Author: A. H. Ackley
Tune: [Days are filled with gladness, nights are filled with song]
Published in 11 hymnals

Author: A. H. Ackley

Alfred Henry Ackley was born 21 January 1887 in Spring Hill, Pennsylvania. He was the youngest son of Stanley Frank Ackley and the younger brother of B. D. Ackley. His father taught him music and he also studied at the Royal Academy of Music in London. He graduated from Westminster Theological Seminary in Maryland and was ordained as a Presbyterian minister in 1914. He served churches in Pennsylvania and California. He also worked with the Billy Sunday and Homer Rodeheaver evangelist team and for Homer Rodeheaver's publishing company. He wrote around 1500 hymns. He died 3 July 1960 in Los Angeles. Dianne Shapiro (from ackleygenealogy.com by Ed Ackley and Allen C. Ackley) Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Days are filled with gladness, nights are filled with song
Author: A. H. Ackley
Refrain First Line: Walking in the King's Highway

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 11 of 11)

Choir Favorites #d12

Christian Hymns and Songs #d28

Gloria in Excelsis #d25

Hymns for Praise and Service #14

Hymns of Pentecost #76

Hymns of the Living Gospel No. 1 #d31

Praise and Service Songs for Sunday Schools #d27

Praise and Service Songs for Sunday Schools #d28

Audio

Songs of Faith and Triumph 1, 2 and 3 Combined #4

Songs of Faith and Triumph Nos. 1, 2 and 3 Combined #d35

Worship and Praise #d40

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