Lo, the storms of life are breaking. H. Alford. [Epiphany.] Appeared in his Psalms & Hymns, 1844, No. 23, in 4 stanzas of 4 lines. It is appointed for the 4th Sunday after the Epiphany, and is based upon the Gospel of that day. It was repeated in his Year of Praise, 1867, No. 48, and in various editions of his Poetical Works. It is in extensive use.
--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology (1907)