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The Abiding Comforter

Author: Mrs. C. H. Morris

Lelia (Mrs. C.H.) Morris (1862-1929) was born in Pennsville, Morgan County, Ohio. When her family moved to Malta on the Muskingum River she and her sister and mother had a millinery shop in McConnelsville. She and her husband Charles H. Morris were active in the Methodist Episcopal Church and at the camp meetings in Sebring and Mt. Vernon. She wrote hymns as she did her housework. Although she became blind at age 52 she continued to write hymns on a 28-foot long blackboard that her family had built for her. She is said to have written 1000 texts and many tunes including "Sweeter as the years go by." Mary Louise VanDyke Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Not alone in this world Christ has left us
Title: The Abiding Comforter
Author: Mrs. C. H. Morris

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 5 of 5)

Glad Praise #d106

Joyful Songs of Salvation #d61

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Light and Life Songs #113

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Waves of Glory #108

Worship in Song #d181

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