Ringing with his praise

In my heart there rings a song of gladness

Author: Grant Colfax Tullar
Tune: [In my heart there rings a song of gladness]
Published in 3 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 In my heart there rings a song of gladness,
Praises rise unceasing to my King;
By His love He banishes my sadness,
And my lips His praises ever sing.

Refrain:
Ringing, my heart is ringing with His praise,
Singing, my lips are singing all the days,
Come what may of good or ill,
I will shout His praises still,
For my heart is ringing with His praise.

2 In my heart there is a peace abiding,
Peace which nothing ever can destroy;
While in Jesus’ love I am confiding,
Earthly cares can nevermore annoy. [Refrain]

3 In my heart is joy which knows no measure,
That is why such songs of praise abound,
Oh, that all the world could know the treasure,
Which in Christ the Saviour I have found. [Refrain]

4 Oh, the joy which in my heart is ringing,
Springs from fountains of eternal love,
And the song my lips are always singing,
Is a hymn of praise to God above. [Refrain]

Source: The Excelsior Hymnal #3

Author: Grant Colfax Tullar

Grant Colfax Tullar was born August 5, 1869, in Bolton, Connecticut. He was named after the American President Ulysses S. Grant and Vice President Schuyler Colfax. After the American Civil War, his father was disabled and unable to work, having been wounded in the Battle of Antietam. Tullar's mother died when he was just two years old so Grant had no settled home life until he became an adult. Yet from a life of sorrow and hardship he went on to bring joy to millions of Americans with his songs and poetry. As a child, he received virtually no education or religious training. He worked in a woolen mill and as a shoe clerk. The last Methodist camp meeting in Bolton was in 1847. Tullar became a Methodist at age 19 at a camp meeting near Wat… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: In my heart there rings a song of gladness
Title: Ringing with his praise
Author: Grant Colfax Tullar
Refrain First Line: Ringing, my heart is ringing

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Instances

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Favorite Gospel Hymns #d14
Supplemental Songs, Volume Two #d8
The Excelsior Hymnal #3TextAudioPage Scan
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