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What though my joys and comfort die?
The Lord my savior liveth.
What though the darkness gather round?
Songs in the night he giveth.

(My Life Flows On In Endless Song)

I Have a Puzzle of the World

Representative Text

I have a puzzle of the world I work on without cease
But I can never get it done 'cuz others have a piece
So now I always ask for help and help out ev'ryone
'Cuz if we do not share the task, we'll never get it done.


Source: Secular Hymnal: 144 hymn tunes made inclusive for all #40

Author: Secretary Michael

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Text Information

First Line: I have a puzzle of the world
Title: I Have a Puzzle of the World
Author: Secretary Michael
Language: English
Publication Date: 2015
Notes: (traditional hymn: "How Sweet the Name of Jesus Sounds")
Copyright: Public Domain

Tune

ST. PETER (Reinagle)

Composed by Alexander R. Reinagle (b. Brighton, Sussex, England, 1799; d. Kidlington, Oxfordshire, England, 1877), ST. PETER was published as a setting for Psalm 118 in Reinagle's Psalm Tunes for the Voice and Pianoforte (c. 1836). The tune first appeared with Newton's text in Hymns Ancient and Mode…

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