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O the blessed sunshine

O the blessed sunshine

Author: C. L. Chamberlain
Tune: VILLARRICA
Published in 3 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Full Text

1 Oh, the blessèd sunshine which the Lord hath giv’n;
’Tis the Father’s blessing coming down from Heav’n.
He who in His goodness, sunshine doth bestow,
Gives a glimpse of glory to the world below.

Refrain:
Blessèd, blessèd sunshine from the realms of light;
Scattering gloom and shadow of the darkest night.
He who in His goodness sunshine doth bestow,
Gives a glimpse of glory to the world below.

2 Oh, the blessèd sunshine drives the clouds away;
Changes gloom and sadness to a brighter day;
And His radiant splendor passes no one by;
Sheds on all a blessing from the throne on high. [Refrain]

3 Oh, the blessèd sunshine of the Savior’s love;
’Tis the glorious sunshine from the home above;
Cheering us and guiding in the righteous way;
Leading up to Heaven, to the perfect day. [Refrain]

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #7894

Author: C. L. Chamberlain

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Text Information

First Line: O the blessed sunshine
Author: C. L. Chamberlain
Refrain First Line: Blessed, blessed sunshine

Timeline

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #7894
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)

Instances

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The Cyber Hymnal #7894TextScoreAudio
Include 2 pre-1979 instances



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