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The night is wearing fast away

The night is wearing fast away

Author: Florence Hoare
Published in 21 hymnals

Author: Florence Hoare

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First Line: The night is wearing fast away
Author: Florence Hoare
Copyright: Public Domain


The night is wearing fast away. [Second Advent.] This appeared anonymously in the Plymouth Brethren's Hymns for the Poor of the Flock, 1838, No. 86, in 5 stanzas of 4 lines, and again in several later collections. In The Christian Hymnal (n.d.) it is attributed to Sir E. Denny, but it is not in his Hymns and Poems, 1848 or 1870. In J. Denham Smith's New Times of Refreshing, 1888, the author's name is given as "Hoare."

-- John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology (1907)



Instances (1 - 21 of 21)

Gospel Hymns #d524

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Hymns of the Church, Ancient and Modern #89

Latter-Day Saint Hymns #d298

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Millennial Harp #A68

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Millennial Harp #68

Sacred Melodies #d74

Social Hymns, Original and Selected #d171

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Songs of Pilgrimage #1190

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The Advent Harp; designed for believers in the speedy coming of Christ #246

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The Harp #1001

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The Harp. 2nd ed. #a1001

The Millennial Harp #d421

The Millennial Harp #d205

The Saints' Harp #d843

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The Tribute of praise and Methodist Protestant Hymn Book. #695

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The Tribute of Praise #695

The Vestry Hymn and Tune Book #d454

Zion's Harp #d126

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