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Singing, Light and Free

Singing, singing, light and free

Author: Fanny Crosby
Tune: [Singing, singing, light and free]
Published in 2 hymnals

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Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1. Singing, singing, light and free,
As the merry birds are we;
For a precious friend is near,
Bending now our song to hear.

Very thankful we should be,
For a friend so dear as He;
Very thankful we should be,
For a friend so dear as He.

2. Singing, singing all the day,
As the moments glide away;
Ever grateful for His care
And the tender love we share. [Refrain]

3. Singing, singing, O how sweet,
Resting at the Savior’s feet;
Looking up with joyful eyes,
To His dwelling in the skies. [Refrain]

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #6113

Author: Fanny Crosby

Pseudonymns: A.V., Mrs. A. E. Andrews, Mrs. E. A. Andrews, Mrs. E. L. Andrews, James L. Black, Henrietta E. Blair, Charles Bruce, Robert Bruce, Leah Carlton, Eleanor Craddock, Lyman G. Cuyler, D.H.W., Ella Dare, Ellen Dare, Mrs. Ellen Douglass, Lizzie Edwards. Miss Grace Elliot, Grace J. Frances, Victoria Frances, Jennie Garnett, Frank Gould, H. D. K., Frances Hope, Annie L. James, Martha J. Lankton [Langton], Grace Lindsey, Maud Marion, Sallie Martin, Wilson Meade, Alice Monteith, Martha C. Oliver, Mrs. N. D. Plume, Kate Smiley, Sallie Smith, J. L. Sterling, John Sterling, Julia Sterling, Ida Scott Taylor, Mary R. Tilden, Mrs. J. B. Thresher, Hope Tryaway, Grace Tureman, Carrie M. Wilson, W.H.D. Frances Jane Crosby, the daughter of Joh… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Singing, singing, light and free
Title: Singing, Light and Free
Author: Fanny Crosby
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Very thankful we should be
Copyright: Public Domain


The Cyber Hymnal #6113
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The Cyber Hymnal #6113

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