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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)

Lo the day of God is breaking light is in the sky

Lo the day of God is breaking light is in the sky

Author: Charles Gordon Ames
Tune: [Lo! the day of God is breaking]
Published in 6 hymnals

Author: Charles Gordon Ames

Ames, Charles Gordon. (Dorchester, Massachusetts, 1828-April 15, 1912, Boston, Massachusetts). He was ordained as a Baptist minister in 1849 and spent some years as a home missionary in Minnesota. In 1859, he joined the Unitarian denomination and served several churches, his last pastorate being with the Church of the Disciples, Boston. In 1905, he wrote a hymn for the dedication of the new edifice of that Society, beginning "With loving hearts and hands we rear," which is included in The New Hymn and Tune Book, 1914. A hymn beginning "Father in heaven, hear us today," is attributed to him in the Universalist Church Harmonies: Old and New, 1898, but is not found elsewhere. --Henry Wilder Foote, DNAH Archives Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Lo the day of God is breaking light is in the sky
Author: Charles Gordon Ames
Refrain First Line: Hallelujah, hallelujah, Eden comes again
Copyright: Public Domain

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Instances

Instances (1 - 6 of 6)

Heart and Voice #d140

Heart and Voice #d142

Jubilate Deo, a Book of Hymns and Tunes for Young and Old #d148

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Sacred Songs & Solos #196

The Carol #d112

The White Ribbon Hymnal #d61

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