Some day

O let us look beyond this life

Author: J. W. Ferrill
Published in 11 hymnals

Author: J. W. Ferrill

Born: October 31, 1879, Texas. Died: May 13, 1975, Park Place Nursing Home, Mart, Texas. Buried: Faulkenberry Cemetery, Groesbeck, Texas. James W. Ferrill was born on Oct. 31, 1879, and raised on a farm at Davis Prairie near Thornton in Limestone County, TX, outside of Grosbeck and about thirty miles east of Waco. His family were members of the church of Christ, and he became a Christian too. At about age fifteen he began his study of music under J. E. Thomas and Franklin L. Eiland. After graduating from North Texas Normal College at Denton, TX, where he received his teacher’s degree, he began conducting singing schools with his first one at Forace Chapel near Grosbeck in 1901. Continuing to teach singing schools regularly fr… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: O let us look beyond this life
Title: Some day
Author: J. W. Ferrill
Refrain First Line: We'll go where Jesus is some day
Copyright: Public Domain

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 11 of 11)

Best of All Songs #d68

Bethel Tidings #d88

From the Cross to the Crown #d110

From the Cross to the Crown No. 2 #d114

Glory Songs #d97

Our Leader #d83

Select Songs #d87

Song Service #d120

The Awakening Trumpet #d80

The New Wonderful Songs for Work and Worship #d148

Zion Songs, Spiritual Hymns #d106

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