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Keep us tonight

Father in heaven, now [O] keep us today

Author: Katharyn Bacon
Published in 2 hymnals

Author: Katharyn Bacon

Katharyn Bacon was born in 1884 and lived in the hills of Tennessee. She liked books, flowers, garden and being close to nature. She was most likely married to George W. Bacon since a lot of her hymns appear in hymnals he edited. Dianne Shapiro, from "The Singers and Their Songs: sketches of living gospel hymn writers" by Charles Hutchinson Gabriel (Chicago: The Rodeheaver Company, 1916) Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Father in heaven, now [O] keep us today
Title: Keep us tonight
Author: Katharyn Bacon
Refrain First Line: Then keep us, O keep us, dear father
Copyright: Public Domain

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Instances (1 - 2 of 2)

Glorious Light No. 3 #d19

The Gospel Messenger, a New Song Book #d30

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