The Promise is Dated Today

The promise assures us that all who believe

Author: Henry J. Zelley
Tune: [The promise assures us that all who believe]
Published in 3 hymnals

Author: Henry J. Zelley

Henry Jeffreys Zelley was born at Mt. Holly, NJ, on Mar. 15, 1859. Educated in the Mt. Holly public schools, at Pennington Seminary, and at Taylor University, where he earned his M. A., Ph. D., and D. D. degrees, he became a Methodist minister in 1882 and first served in the New Jersey Conference as a statistical secretary, treasurer, and trustee, becoming a promoter of the campmeeting movement. Noted for his evangelistic fervor, Zelley produced over 1500 poems, hymns, and gospel songs. One of his songs, "He Brought Me Out" with music by Henry L. Gilmour, appears in several denominational hymnals. Cyberhymnal also lists "When Israel Out of Bondage Came" or "He Rolled the Sea Away" with music by Gilmour too. Another of Zelley’s so… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: The promise assures us that all who believe
Title: The Promise is Dated Today
Author: Henry J. Zelley
Language: English
Refrain First Line: "Today" is the day and "now" is the hour
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 3 of 3)
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Precious Hymns #37

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Songs of Love and Praise No. 5 #86

Soul-Stirring Songs #d84

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