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The old year's long campaign is o'er

The old year's long campaign is o'er

Author: S. J. Stone
Tune: CLARION (Alvis)
Published in 21 hymnals

Author: S. J. Stone

Stone, Samuel John, a clergyman of the Church of England, the son of Rev. William Stone, was born at Whitmore, Staffordshire, April 25, 1839. He was educated at Pembroke College, Oxford, where he was graduated B.A. in 1862. Later he took orders and served various Churches. He succeeded his father at St. Paul's, Haggerstown, in 1874. He was the author of many original hymns and translations, which were collected and published in 1886. His hymns are hopeful in spirit and skillfully constructed. He published several poetic volumes. He died November 19, 1900 --Hymn Writers of the Church, 1915 (Charles Nutter)… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: The old year's long campaign is o'er
Author: S. J. Stone
Refrain First Line: Ye children of the day



Instances (1 - 21 of 21)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Pilgrim Songs No.2 #d260
Alleluia: a hymnal for use in schools, in the home, in young people's societies in devotional meetings #290Page Scan
Alleluia: a hymnal for use in schools, in the home, in young people's societies, in devotional meetings #290Page Scan
Christian Hymnal #d470
Hymn tunes: being further contributions to the hymnody of the church #70Page Scan
Hymnal for American Youth #287Page Scan
Hymns and Tunes for Schools #282Page Scan
Methodist Hymn and Tune Book: official hymn book of the Methodist Church #618Page Scan
Songs for Sunday Schools and How to Use Them #115Page Scan
The Abingdon Hymnal: a Book of Worship for Youth #d246
The American Hymnal #d568
The American Hymnal for Chapel Service #d360
The American Hymnal for Chapel Service #d359
The Book of Common Praise, being the Hymn Book of the Church of England in Canada. Annotated ed. #d643
The Church Hymnal #d417
The Pilgrim Hymnal #455Page Scan
The Pilgrim Hymnal: with responsive readings and other aids to worship #584Page Scan
Worship and Song #d242
Worship and Song. (Rev. ed.) #255Page Scan
A Church of England Hymn Book: adapted to the daily services of the Church throughout the year #126
Church Hymns: with tunes (New ed.) #108Page Scan