So far in 2023, 13 million people from 200-plus countries around the world have benefitted from the Hymnary website! Thank you to all who use and all who support it with gifts of time, talent and treasure. If you feel moved to support our work today with a gift of any amount and a word of encouragement, we would be grateful. You can donate online at our secure giving site. Or, if you'd like to make a gift by check, please send it to:, Calvin University, 3201 Burton Street SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49546. May the hope, love, joy and peace of Advent be yours this day and always.

Your donation:

Skylark Good-by

Representative Text

1 Now our busy day is o'er,
Time for home and quiet rest;
It has been a happy day,
We have tried to do our best.

2 When the evening shadows fall,
And the moon is rising high,
Safely in our Father's care,
till we meet again, good-by.

Source: Children's Hymnal #223

Author: Goldie Zion

(no biographical information available about Goldie Zion.) Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Now our busy day is o'er
Title: Skylark Good-by
Author: Goldie Zion (Altered)


Instances (1 - 1 of 1)

Children's Hymnal #223

Suggestions or corrections? Contact us