Always Pray

Pray when the morning light is dawning

Author: Knowles Shaw
Tune: [Pray when the morning light is dawning]
Published in 12 hymnals

Author: Knowles Shaw

Knowles Shaw (1834-1878), a name familiar in many western households--was born near New London, in Morgan Township, Ohio, on the 13th of October, 1834. His mother's maiden name was Huldah Griffin, and by both of his parents he was of Scottish extraction. His early life was spent in Rush County, Indiana, where he first began to play the violin, furnishing the music for many a dance. While the ball was going on he was converted, ceasing to play in the middle of the piece he was performing. Very soon thereafter he entered the ministry of the Christian Church. On the 11th of January, 1855, he married Miss Martha Finley. Most of his time after entering the ministry was spent in the West and South, and on account of his wonderful vocal powers he… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Pray when the morning light is dawning
Title: Always Pray
Author: Knowles Shaw
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Let us pray, always pray
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 12 of 12)

Bells of Heaven #d286

Bells of Heaven #d313

Bells of Heaven #d261

Gospel Songs No. 2 #d123

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Harvest Bells Nos. 1, 2 and 3 #173

Heart Praise #d145

Revive Us #d66

Soul Songs #d168

The Lighthouse in Gospel Song #d164

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The Morning Star #94

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The New Gospel Song Book #146

The Revival Harp No. 2 #d72

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