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Some of these days all the skies will be brighter

Representative Text

1 Some of these days all the skies will be brighter--
Some of these days all the burdens be lighter;
Hearts will be happier, souls will be whiter--
Some of these days, some of these days!

Chorus:
Some of these days, some of these days,
Skies will be brighter some of these days,;
Some of these days all the burdens be lighter,
Some of these days, some of these days!

2 Some of these days, in the deserts up springing,
Fountains shall flash, while the joy bells are ringing,
And all the world, with the birds, shall go singing,
Some of these days, some of these days. [Chorus]

3 Some of these days! Let us bear with our sorrow;
Faith in the future--its light we may borrow;
There will be joy in the golden tomorrow,
Some of these days, some of these days! [Chorus]

Source: The Voice of Praise: a compilation of the very best sacred songs for us in Sunday Schools and praise services #45

Author: Frank Lebby Stanton

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Author: Elisha A. Hoffman

Elisha Hoffman (1839-1929) after graduating from Union Seminary in Pennsylvania was ordained in 1868. As a minister he was appointed to the circuit in Napoleon, Ohio in 1872. He worked with the Evangelical Association's publishing arm in Cleveland for eleven years. He served in many chapels and churches in Cleveland and in Grafton in the 1880s, among them Bethel Home for Sailors and Seamen, Chestnut Ridge Union Chapel, Grace Congregational Church and Rockport Congregational Church. In his lifetime he wrote more than 2,000 gospel songs including"Leaning on the everlasting arms" (1894). The fifty song books he edited include Pentecostal Hymns No. 1 and The Evergreen, 1873. Mary Louise VanDyke… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Some of these days all the skies will be brighter
Author: Frank Lebby Stanton
Author: Elisha A. Hoffman

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 20 of 20)
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Boundless Love #22

Chorus Selections #d21

Christian Service Songs #127

Convention Songs #d54

Give Thanks and Sing, for Religious Meetings #d91

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Give Thanks and Sing #4

Give Thanks and Sing; for Religious Meetings #d145

Gloria in Excelsis #d154

Hymns of Assurance, Containing 50 New Gospel Songs #d93

Hymns We Love #178

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Joy and Praise #143

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New Songs of the Gospel (Nos. 1, 2, and 3 combined) #331

Pentecostal Hymns No. 2, a Winnowed Collection for Evangelistic Services #d152

Sacred Melodies #d101

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Songs for All #30

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The Message in Song #186

The New Living Hymns No. 2 #d308

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The Service of Praise #91

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The Voice of Praise #45

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Zion's Delight #129

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