Look On The Fields

Look on the fields they are white unto harvest

Author: John W. Peterson
Tune: [Look on the fields they are white unto harvest]
Published in 2 hymnals

Author: John W. Peterson

Pseudonymn: John Willard. John W. Peterson (November 1, 1921 – September 20, 2006) was a songwriter who had a major influence on evangelical Christian music in the 1950s through the 1970s. He wrote over 1000 songs, and 35 cantatas. Born in Lindsborg, Kansas, he served as an Army Air Force pilot flying the China Hump during World War II. Later, he attended Moody Bible Institute and served on the radio staff there for a number of years. In 1953, he graduated from the American Conservatory of Music in Chicago and shortly thereafter settled in Pennsylvania to continue his songwriting career. He then moved to Grand Rapids, Michigan, where for over ten years he was President and Editor-in-Chief of Singspiration, a sacred music publish… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Look on the fields they are white unto harvest
Title: Look On The Fields
Author: John W. Peterson
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Look then my brother O look on the fields
Copyright: © 1952 by Norman J. Clayton in Melodies of Praise. Assigned to Norman Clayton Publishing Co.



Instances (1 - 2 of 2)

Clayton's Collection of Choir Melodies No. 2 #3

Melodies of Praise #d46

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