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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 Will Arise and Go

I will arise and go, Back to my Father's home

Author: Oswald J. Smith
Tune: [I will arise and go]
Published in 2 hymnals

Author: Oswald J. Smith

Smith, Oswald Jeffrey. (Odessa, Ontario, November 8, 1889--January 25, 1986, Toronto, Canada). Presbyterian. Attended Manitoba College, Winnipeg, 1909-1910; Toronto Bible College, 1907-1908, 1910-1912; McCormick Theological Seminary, 1912-1915; further study at Knox College, Toronto; several honorary doctorates. Pastorates in Toronto, 1915-1958; frequently conducted evangelistic meetings and crusades elsewhere. In 1928 he organized the virtually autonomous People's Church, which combines a vigorous evangelistic program in Toronto with an enviable overseas missionary network; in 1958 he relinquished its guidance to his son Paul, but remained its highly active minister emeritus. He published some 35 devotional and inspirational books, which h… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: I will arise and go, Back to my Father's home
Title: I Will Arise and Go
Author: Oswald J. Smith
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Back, back to my Father's home
Copyright: © 1934 by Homer A. Rodeheaver

Instances

Instances (1 - 2 of 2)

Reformed Press Hymnal #120

Triumphant Service Songs #120

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