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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)

Praise we our God with joy

Praise we our God with joy

Author: Frederick Oakeley
Tune: LAUDEMUS DOMINUM
Published in 6 hymnals

Author: Frederick Oakeley

Frederic Oakeley graduated M.A. at Oxford, and took Orders in the Church of England. He became Prebendary of Lichfield Cathedral, preacher at Whitehall, and incumbent of Margaret Chapel, London. He was active in the "Oxford Movement," and in 1845, called attention to his views for the purpose of seeing if he could continue to hold an Oxford degree, with so great a change in his opinions. The question was tried, and he was perpetually suspended unless he retracted. He then resigned his positions in the Church of England, and entered the Church of Rome, in which he became a Priest, and Canon of the diocese of Westminster. His publications are numerous, and some of them have considerable value. --Annotations of the Hymnal, Charles Hutchi… Go to person page >

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First Line: Praise we our God with joy
Author: Frederick Oakeley

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Church Hymns #535

People's Mass Book, New Daily Missal Edition #d121

Peoples Mass Book. Complete Daily Missal Edition #d120

The People's Hymnal #d48

The People's Hymnal #d81

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The St. Gregory Hymnal and Catholic Choir Book. Singers' ed., Melody ed. #141

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