Shine on, O star

Shine in thy beauty, O wondrous star

Author: Belle Case Harrington
Tune: [Shine in thy beauty, O Wondrous Star]
Published in 2 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Shine in thy beauty, O wondrous Star,
Bright on thy radiant way;
Humbly we follow thy leading far,
Be thou our beacon alway.

Shine on! shine on!
O star of the morning, shine on! shine on!
Shine on! shine on!
The wide world adorning, shine on! shine on!
Each soul that in gladness thy praise doth sing
Securely and peacefully thou wilt bring,
Where dwelleth in glory our heav’nly king;
Shine on! shine on! shine on!

2 Down thro’ the ages, thou vivid spark,
Brightly thy glory doth shine,
Filling with promise earth’s corners dark,
Pointing to God’s love divine. [Refrain]

3 Brighter thy beams as the years roll by,
Greater their power to bless,
Fadeless thy place in creation’s sky,
Daystar of His righteousness. [Refrain]

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #9000

Author: Belle Case Harrington

Early 20th Century Harrington seems to have been living in Bowling Green, Ohio, in 1943. Her works include: The Gift of Gifts, a Christmas cantata Orders from the Great Commander, 1917  Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Shine in thy beauty, O wondrous star
Title: Shine on, O star
Author: Belle Case Harrington
Copyright: Public Domain


The Cyber Hymnal #9000
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  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)


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The Cyber Hymnal #9000

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