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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)

In thy book, where glory bright

In thy book, where glory bright

Author: Fanny J. Crosby
Tune: [In thy book, where glory bright]
Published in 8 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 In thy book, where glory bright
Shines with never-fading light,
Where thy saved thou wilt record,
Write my name, my name, O Lord.

Refrain:
Write my name in the book of life,
Lamb of God, write it there;
Where thy saved thou wilt record
Write my name, my name, O Lord.

2 In the book, whose pages tell
Who have tried to serve thee well,
O’er my name let mercy trace
Child of God, redeemed by grace. [Refrain]

3 In the book, where thou dost keep
Record still of years that sleep,
Let my name be written down,
Heir to life’s immortal crown. [Refrain]

4 O my Saviour, thou canst show
What I long so much to know:
Let my faith behold and see
That my life is hid with thee. [Refrain]

Source: On Joyful Wing : A Book of Praise and Song #64

Author: Fanny J. Crosby

Pseudonymns: A.V., Mrs. A. E. Andrews, Mrs. E. A. Andrews, Mrs. E. L. Andrews, James L. Black, Henrietta E. Blair, Charles Bruce, Robert Bruce, Leah Carlton, Eleanor Craddock, Lyman G. Cuyler, D.H.W., Ella Dare, Ellen Dare, Mrs. Ellen Douglass, Lizzie Edwards. Miss Grace Elliot, Grace J. Frances, Victoria Frances, Jennie Garnett, Frank Gould, H. D. K., Frances Hope, Annie L. James, Martha J. Lankton [Langton], Grace Lindsey, Maud Marion, Sallie Martin, Wilson Meade, Alice Monteith, Martha C. Oliver, Mrs. N. D. Plume, Kate Smiley, Sallie Smith, J. L. Sterling, John Sterling, Julia Sterling, Anna C. Storey, Victoria Stuart, Ida Scott Taylor, Mary R. Tilden, Mrs. J. B. Thresher, Hope Tryaway, Grace Tureman, Carrie M. Wilson, W.H.D. Frances… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: In thy book, where glory bright
Author: Fanny J. Crosby
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Write my name in the book of life
Copyright: Public Domain

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Hymns for Him. 1st ed. #d26

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Living Hymns #21

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On Joyful Wing #64

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Songs of Redeeming Love (No. 2) #64

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Temple Trio #64

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The Emory Hymnal #34

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Unfading Treasures #96

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Words of Life #68

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