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What though my joys and comfort die?
The Lord my savior liveth.
What though the darkness gather round?
Songs in the night he giveth.

(My Life Flows On In Endless Song)

O Thou in lonely vigil led

O Thou in lonely vigil led

Author: Frederick Lucian Hosmer
Published in 7 hymnals

Author: Frederick Lucian Hosmer

Hosmer, Frederick Lucian, B.A., was born at Framingham, Mass., in 1840, and educated at Harvard, where he graduated B.A. in 1869. Entering the Unitarian Ministry in 1872 he has held charges in Quincy, Ill., 1872-77; Cleveland, Ohio, 1878-92; St. Louis, 1894-99; and since 1899, at Berkeley, Cal. His Way of Life, 1877, was a compilation of Prayers and Responsive Services for Sunday Schools. Of Unity Hymns and Carols, 1880, he was joint editor with W. C. Gannett and J. V. Blake. His hymns were published jointly by him and W. C. Gannett (q.v.), as The Thought of God in Hymns and Poems (Boston: Little, Brown & Co.), 1st Series, 1885; 2nd Series, 1894. Of his 56 hymns in this work the following have come into common use, for the most part during… Go to person page >

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First Line: O Thou in lonely vigil led
Author: Frederick Lucian Hosmer

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Hymns of the Spirit for Use in the Free Churches of America #171

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Isles of Shoals Hymn Book and Candle Light Service #208

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Services for Congregational Worship #439

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Song-Hymnal of Praise and Joy, a selection of spiritual songs, old and new #284

The Beacon Hymnal #d168

The New Hymn and Tune Book #d331

Unity Hymns and Chorals. Rev and enl. with Service Elements #d214

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