Summer all the time

O 'tis summer all the time

Author: Harriet E. Jones
Tune: [O ‘tis summer all the time]
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1 O ‘tis summer all the time
When we feel the love sublime,
Love that only Christ can give,
When He bids us look and live.

Yes, ‘tis summer all the time,
All the time, all the time,
When we feel the love sublime,
Then ‘tis summer all the time.

2 Glory beams are in the soul
When the Saviour holds control;
Mortal tongue can ne’er express
All its joy and blessedness. [Refrain]

3 In the heart is music sweet
When the cleansing is complete;
Welling up, glad songs arise,
To the Ruler of the skies. [Refrain]

4 Would you dwell in summer-land
Roam amid the meadows grand,
Feed on manna all the time?
Seek and find the love sublime. [Refrain]

Source: Crowning Day No. 5 #23

Author: Harriet E. Jones

Harriet E. Rice Jones, 1823-1915 Born: Ap­ril 18, 1823, Pom­pey Hol­low, Onon­da­ga Coun­ty, New York. Died: 1915, Bing­ham­ton, New York. Buried: Oran Com­mun­i­ty Church Cem­e­te­ry, Pom­pey, Onon­da­ga Coun­ty, New York. Daughter of El­e­a­zer Rice, Jones lived in Onon­da­ga Coun­ty, New York. Her girl­hood was spent on a farm, re­ceiv­ing what ed­u­ca­tion the count­ry schools and one term at high school could pro­vide. She was al­ways fond of read­ing, and was a great sing­er, with a clear ring­ing voice. On Ju­ly 7, 1844, she mar­ried a son of Rev. Ze­nas Jones; her hus­band died in 1879. Her song writ­ing ca­reer b­egan when her po­e­try came to the at­ten­tion of Dr. M. J. Mun­… Go to person page >

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First Line: O 'tis summer all the time
Title: Summer all the time
Author: Harriet E. Jones
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