My Life Is Full of Glory

My life is full of glory, each duty from above

Author: A. H. Ackley
Tune: [My life is full of glory, each duty from above]
Published in 3 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 My life is full of glory, each duty from above,
He gives me from His storehouse of everlasting love;
I fear not when He bids me go and with my mouth confess,
For I am trusting not in self,
But in His righteousness.

Chorus:
My life is full of glory,
That passeth not away,
The sunshine of His precious love,
Grows brighter day by day;
My soul shall ever own Him,
My heart shall ever sing,
For all is full of Glory,
Since Jesus is my King.

2 My life is full of glory, since Jesus came to me,
And now I tell the story of grace so full and free;
For in each trial He comforts me, in sorrow and in woe,
He walks beside me in the way
That He would have me go. [Refrain]

3 My life is full of glory, and Jesus longs to be,
An everlasting portion, to you as well as me;
He bids you rise and follow Him, from sorrow unto joy,
And thou shalt find a blessedness
Which nothing can destroy. [Refrain]

Source: Great Revival Hymns #173

Author: A. H. Ackley

Alfred Henry Ackley was born 21 January 1887 in Spring Hill, Pennsylvania. He was the youngest son of Stanley Frank Ackley and the younger brother of B. D. Ackley. His father taught him music and he also studied at the Royal Academy of Music in London. He graduated from Westminster Theological Seminary in Maryland and was ordained as a Presbyterian minister in 1914. He served churches in Pennsylvania and California. He also worked with the Billy Sunday and Homer Rodeheaver evangelist team and for Homer Rodeheaver's publishing company. He wrote around 1500 hymns. He died 3 July 1960 in Los Angeles. Dianne Shapiro (from ackleygenealogy.com by Ed Ackley and Allen C. Ackley) Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: My life is full of glory, each duty from above
Title: My Life Is Full of Glory
Author: A. H. Ackley
Refrain First Line: My life is full of glory

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 3 of 3)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Gospel Hosannas: for church and Sabbath school, young people's services and evangelistic meetings #131Page Scan
Great Revival Hymns #173TextAudioPage Scan
Hymns for His Praise No. 2. Rev. ed. #d107
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