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The sun will shine again

O heart of grief look up, trust on

Author: James Rowe
Tune: [O heart of grief look up, trust on]
Published in 2 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 O heart of grief look up, trust on,
The Savior knows thy pain;
The heavy clouds will soon be gone,
The sun will shine again.

Refrain:
The sun will shine again dear heart,
The sun will shine again;
Just look above and trust His love,
The sun will shine again.

2 O burdened one, a friend is near,
Whose help you may obtain;
Just whisper “Jesus” He will hear,
The sun will shine again. [Refrain]

3 Poor captive, longing to be free,
You shall not plead in vain,
Your fetters all shall broken be,
The sun will shine again. [Refrain]

4 As morning follows midnight drear,
As sunshine follows rain,
Joy follows grief and pain and fear,
The sun will shine again. [Refrain]

Source: Calvary's Praises #12

Author: James Rowe

Pseudonym: James S. Apple. James Rowe was born in England in 1865. He served four years in the Government Survey Office, Dublin Ireland as a young man. He came to America in 1890 where he worked for ten years for the New York Central & Hudson R.R. Co., then served for twelve years as superintendent of the Mohawk and Hudson River Humane Society. He began writing songs and hymns about 1896 and was a prolific writer of gospel verse with more than 9,000 published hymns, poems, recitations, and other works. Dianne Shapiro, from "The Singers and Their Songs: sketches of living gospel hymn writers" by Charles Hutchinson Gabriel (Chicago: The Rodeheaver Company, 1916) Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: O heart of grief look up, trust on
Title: The sun will shine again
Author: James Rowe
Copyright: Public Domain

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Calvary's Praises #12

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Crowns of Rejoicing #20

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