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What though my joys and comfort die?
The Lord my savior liveth.
What though the darkness gather round?
Songs in the night he giveth.

(My Life Flows On In Endless Song)

The Great Creator of the Worlds

Author: Bland Tucker

Francis Bland Tucker (born Norfolk, Virginia, January 6, 1895). The son of a bishop and brother of a Presiding bishop of the Episcopal Church, he was educated at the University of Virginia, B.A., 1914, and at Virginia Theological Seminary, B.D., 1920; D.D., 1944. He was ordained deacon in 1918, priest in 1920, after having served as a private in Evacuation Hospital No.15 of the American Expeditionary Forces in France during World War I. His first charge was as a rector of Grammer Parish, Brunswick County, in southern Virginia. From 1925 to 1945, he was rector of historic St. John's Church, Georgetown, Washington, D.C. Then until retirement in 1967 he was rector of John Wesley's parish in Georgia, old Christ Church, Savannah. In "Reflecti… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: The great Creator of the worlds
Title: The Great Creator of the Worlds
Author: Bland Tucker (1939)
Meter: 8.6.8.6
Source: Epistle to Diognetus, ca. 150
Language: English
Copyright: © The Church Pension Fund

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Common Praise #588

Hymns Ancient and Modern, New Standard Edition #511

Rejoice in the Lord #350

The Hymnal 1982 #489

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