Bearing the golden sheaves

Go forth into the harvest

Author: Elisha A. Hoffman
Published in 10 hymnals

Author: Elisha A. Hoffman

Elisha Hoffman (1839-1929) after graduating from Union Seminary in Pennsylvania was ordained in 1868. As a minister he was appointed to the circuit in Napoleon, Ohio in 1872. He worked with the Evangelical Association's publishing arm in Cleveland for eleven years. He served in many chapels and churches in Cleveland and in Grafton in the 1880s, among them Bethel Home for Sailors and Seamen, Chestnut Ridge Union Chapel, Grace Congregational Church and Rockport Congregational Church. In his lifetime he wrote more than 2,000 gospel songs including"Leaning on the everlasting arms" (1894). The fifty song books he edited include Pentecostal Hymns No. 1 and The Evergreen, 1873. Mary Louise VanDyke… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Go forth into the harvest
Title: Bearing the golden sheaves
Author: Elisha A. Hoffman
Refrain First Line: Bearing away the sheaves



Instances (1 - 10 of 10)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Bells of Heaven #d106
Bells of Heaven: a Choice Collection of Hymns and Tunes "New and Old" #d92
Bright Beautiful Bells: a collection of songs for Sunday schools, gospel meetings, revivals, young people's meetings, and all other religious and musical endeavor #91Page Scan
Gospel Voices No.3 #d70
Happy Voices No. 1 #d38
Selections from Warrior Songs for the White Cavalry, and Other Hymns. Special ed. for Campaign Use #d31
The Heavenly Echoes #d25
Warrior Songs for the White Cavalry #d22
Warrior Songs for the White Cavalry. 2nd ed. #d66
Warrior Songs for the White Cavalry. 3rd ed. #d79
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