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Sunshine has scattered the gloom

Sunshine has scattered the gloom

Author: Elsie Duncan Yale
Tune: [Sunshine has scattered the gloom]
Published in 3 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Sunshine has scattered the gloom,
Awake! Awake!
Lilies are breathing perfume,
While shadows the skies now forsake.

Refrain:
Bells of Easter are ringing,
Sweetly ringing;
Dawn in beauty is bringing
Eastertide.
List, the echoes are stealing,
Softly stealing;
Bells of Easter are pealing
Far and wide.

2 Hearts that were heavy rejoice,
Awake! Awake!
List to each jubilant voice,
For dawn in its glory doth break! [Refrain]

3 Gladness is filling the world,
Awake! Awake!
Banners of hope are unfurled,
Let all in the rapture partake. [Refrain]

Source: Give Thanks and Sing: for use in all religious meetings #98

Author: Elsie Duncan Yale

Born: Oc­to­ber 21, 1873, Brook­lyn, New York. Died: Jan­u­a­ry 30, 1956, San Ber­nar­di­no Coun­ty, Cal­i­for­nia. Pseudonym: Grace Gor­don. Elsie’s fa­ther was New York Shipp­ing Com­miss­ion­er Charles C. Dun­can. --www.hymntime.com… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Sunshine has scattered the gloom
Author: Elsie Duncan Yale
Refrain First Line: Bells of Easter are ringing

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Give Thanks and Sing, for Religious Meetings #d96

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Give Thanks and Sing #98

Give Thanks and Sing; for Religious Meetings #d151

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