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We shall surely rise

On the resurrection morning (Davis)

Author: Ozora Stearns Davis
Published in 3 hymnals

Author: Ozora Stearns Davis

Born: Ju­ly 30, 1866, Wheel­ock, Ver­mont. Died: March 15, 1931, Chi­ca­go, Il­li­nois. Davis grew up in White Ri­ver Junc­tion, Ver­mont, and by age 15 was an ex­pert tel­e­graph op­er­at­or. He at­tend­ed St. Johns­bu­ry Acad­e­my and grad­u­at­ed from Dart­mouth Coll­ege, Han­o­ver, New Hamp­shire, in 1889. With the aid of a fel­low­ship from Hart­ford The­o­lo­gic­al Sem­in­ary, he earned a PhD in Leip­zig, Ger­ma­ny. He pas­tored in Spring­field, Ver­mont; New­ton­ville, Mas­sa­chu­setts, and New Bri­tain, Con­nec­ti­cut. From 1909-29, he was pres­i­dent of Ch­i­ca­go The­o­lo­gic­al Sem­in­ary. In 1927 he be­came Mod­er­at­or of the Na­tion­al Coun­cil of Con… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: On the resurrection morning (Davis)
Title: We shall surely rise
Author: Ozora Stearns Davis
Refrain First Line: I want to be ready and watching and waiting

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Living Way #d71

Our Redeemer, Our 1953 Book for Church, Singing Schools and Conventions #d82

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S. Mary's hymnal #194

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