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Land of song

Patiently we toil along

Author: Harriet E. Jones
Tune: [Patiently we toil along]
Published in 1 hymnal

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Patiently we toil along
We will gather by and by,
In the summer land of song,
In the blessed home on high.

Refrain:
By and by, yes, by and by
Gain the home for which we long,
Dwell with Jesus by and by,
In the summer land of song.

2 With the ransom’d host above
Looking on our Savior’s face,
Sing the story of His love,
Sing the riches of His grace. [Refrain]

3 Hallelujah! by and by,
Near our Lord in white array,
We shall find a cloudless sky,
With the tear-drops wiped away. [Refrain]

Source: Triumphant Songs No.4 #108

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 >

Text Information

First Line: Patiently we toil along
Title: Land of song
Author: Harriet E. Jones
Refrain First Line: By and by, yes, by and by
Copyright: Public Domain

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Triumphant Songs No.4 #108

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