The harvest is white

Lift up your eyes, behold and see

Author: W. E. Penn
Published in 5 hymnals

Author: W. E. Penn

Penn, William Evander. (Near village of Old Jefferson, Rutherford County, Tennessee, August 11, 1832--April 29, 1895, Eureka Springs, Arkansas). Southern Baptist. Evangelist in Texas and other states, 1875-1895. Compiled three hymnals titled Harvest Bells (1881, 1884, 1887) for use in his meetings. His hymns were primarily revivalistic in emphasis. His finest hymn, "There is a rock in a weary land, Its shadow falls on the burning sand" was paid the compliment of being reworked and issued under the name of Edward Husband in D.B. Towner's Revival Hymns (Chicago, 1905). He and his wife Corilla Frances Sayle adopted three children. Ordained December 4, 1880. --David W. Music, and additional information from the DNAH Archives See:… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Lift up your eyes, behold and see
Title: The harvest is white
Author: W. E. Penn
Refrain First Line: The harvest fields, O brother, see



Instances (1 - 5 of 5)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Harvest Bells No.2 #d47
Harvest Bells No. 2 #d43
New Harvest Bells : For Sunday Schools, Revivals, and all Religious Meetings #189Page Scan
The Gospel Alarm #d85
The Missionary Triumph: being a collection of Songs suitable for all kinds of Missionary Serves #37Page Scan
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