There's a New Day Dawning

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 by Ed Ackley and Allen C. Ackley) Go to person page >

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First Line: Go forth to serve, as Jesus went
Title: There's a New Day Dawning
Author: A. H. Ackley
Refrain First Line: There's a new day dawning



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Christian Service Songs #37

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Convention Songs #d17

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Hymns We Love #113

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Songs of Faith and Triumph 1, 2 and 3 Combined: Tryout Edition #9

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Worship and Praise #d59

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