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Always pray

Pray when the morning light is dawning

Author: Knowles Shaw
Published in 9 hymnals

Author: Knowles Shaw

Knowles Shaw (1834-1878), a name familiar in many western households--was born near New London, in Morgan Township, 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 was ca… Go to person page >

Text Information

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



Instances (1 - 9 of 9)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Bells of Heaven #d286
Bells of Heaven: a Choice Collection of Hymns and Tunes "New and Old" #d313
Bells of Heaven: a Choice Collection of Hymns and Tunes "New and Old" #d261
Gospel Songs No. 2 #d123
Heart Praise #d145
Revive Us #d66
Soul Songs #d168
The Lighthouse in Gospel Song #d164
The Revival Harp No. 2 #d72
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