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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 Thirsty Fields Drink In the Rain

This thirsty fields drink in the rain

Translator: Gracia Grindal; Author: Britt Hallqvist
Tune: CONVIVIO
Published in 1 hymnal

Translator: Gracia Grindal

Gracia Grindal (b. Powers Lake, ND, 1943). Grindal was educated at Augsburg College, Minneapolis, Minnesota; the University of Arkansas; and Luther-Northwestern Seminary, St. Paul, Minnesota, where she has served since 1984 as a professor of pastoral theology and communications. From 1968 to 1984 she was a professor of English and poet-in-residence at Luther College, Decorah, Iowa. Included in her publications are Sketches Against the Dark (1981), Scandinavian Folksongs (1983), Lessons in Hymnwriting (1986, 1991), We Are One in Christ: Hymns, Paraphrases, and Translations (1996), Good News of Great Joy: Advent Devotions for the Home (1994 with Karen E. Hong), Lisa sandell, the Story of Her Hymns (2001 with John Jansen), and A Revelry of Har… Go to person page >

Author: Britt Hallqvist

(no biographical information available about Britt Hallqvist.) Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: This thirsty fields drink in the rain
Title: The Thirsty Fields Drink In the Rain
Translator: Gracia Grindal
Author: Britt Hallqvist
Meter: 8.8.4.9
Language: English
Copyright: Tr © 1994 Selah Publishing Co.

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