My song of praise

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1 I'm going along, o'erflowing with song,
The sin-clouds all rolled away [rolled away];
The heavenly Dove is bending above,
To cheer me from day to day.

Chorus:
All glory to Him I bring! [ever bring!]
With gladness to Him I cling. [singing glory,]
With perfect delight, by day and by night
this wonderful song I sing.

2 He's guiding me straight to fair heaven's gate,
And making my pathway clear [ever clear];
He's leading me on to heaven's fair throne,
With angels to dwell up there. [Chorus]

3 With love-light aglow, wherever I go,
I'll sing of His saving grace [saving grace];
When earth-life is o'er, then, forevermore,
I'll look on His smiling face. [Chorus]

Source: Church Hymnal #155

Author: George W. Sebren

Sebren, George Washington. (Belmont, Sabine Parish, Louisiana, March 8, 1882--January 26, 1940, Asheville, North Carolina). He was the son of Richard Henry and Sarah Jane Sebren. As a small boy he attended singing schools taught by T.J. Lites. He moved with this family to Sabine County, Texas, before he was twelve years old. He attended two sessions of Southern Development Normal, with F.L. Eiland as principal, also one normal under J.L. Moore and one under J.B. Vaughan. He later attended three sessions of the Southern Development Normal at Waco, Texas, under Dr. J.B. Herbert and his associates, graduating from that school in 1906. He also studied at Landon Conservatory of Music, Dallas, Texas, and under D.A. Clippinger, eminent voice teach… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: I'm going along, o'erflowing with song
Title: My song of praise
Author: George W. Sebren
Refrain First Line: All glory to him I bring
Publication Date: 1918
Copyright: This text in in the public domain in the United States because it was published before 1923.

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Bells of Bethleham #d50
Carols of Love #d56
Carols of Peace for Christian Work and Worship #d58
Choruses of Calvary #d36
Christian Joy #d44
Church Hymnal #155Text
Favorite Songs #d60
Old Camp Meeting Songs #d57
Radio and Revival Special for Use in Radio Programs, Revivals, Camp Meetings, Conventions ... #d56
Victory for Christian Work and Worship #d49
Vocal Gems #d48
Waves of Joy #d61
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