All will come right

Roads steep and stony our feet find to tread

Author: Eben E. Rexford
Tune: [Roads steep and stony our feet find to tread]
Published in 4 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Roads steep and stony our feet find to tread;
Thorns by the wayside and pitfalls ahead.
Sing of God’s sunshine, from morning till night—
Sing it, believe it—that all will come right!

Sing of the sunshine,
Let in the light;
Somewhere, and sometime,
It all will come right.

2 Sing till God’s sunshine is flooding the heart;
Sing till the shadows of care all depart;
Sing till our comrades take part in the song;
Singing and trusting the whole way along! [Refrain]

3 Sing of the sunshine life’s clouds cannot hide,
If we keep faith in a Christ crucified,
Blessed soul-sunshine that brightens the road
While the heart’s singing of gladness and God. [Refrain]

Source: New Songs of the Gospel No. 2: for use in religious meetings #20

Author: Eben E. Rexford

Rexford, Eben Eugene.M (Johnsburg, New York, July 16, 1848--October 16, 1916, Shiocton, Wisconsin). Horticulturalist and editor of a Wisconsin farm journal. Many of his verses were used to fill empty corners of the journal. He also wrote many books on gardening. Lawrence University (Appleton, Wisc.), Litt.D. Twenty-five years, organist at First Congregational Church, Shiocton. See: Smith, Mary L.P. (1930). Eben E. Rexford; a biographical sketch. Menasha, Wis., George Banta Pub. Co. --Leonard Ellinwood, DNAH Archives and Gabriel, Charles H. (1916). Singers and Their Songs. Chicago: The Rodeheaver Company.… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Roads steep and stony our feet find to tread
Title: All will come right
Author: Eben E. Rexford
Refrain First Line: Sing of the sunshine
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 4 of 4)
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New Songs of the Gospel (Nos. 1, 2, and 3 combined) #116

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New Songs of the Gospel No. 2 #20

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The Gospel Message No. 2 #48

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The Voice of Praise No. 2 #160

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