Hills of heaven

There are hills beyond the valley where the river glideth by

Author: Eben E. Rexford
Published in 8 hymnals

Author: Eben E. Rexford

Rexford, Eben Eugene.M (Johnsburg, New York, July 16, 1848--October 16, 1916, Shiocton, Wisconsin). Horticulturalist and editor of a Wisconsin farm journal. Many of his verses were used to fill empty corners of the journal. He also wrote many books on gardening. Lawrence University (Appleton, Wisc.), Litt.D. Twenty-five years, organist at First Congregational Church, Shiocton. See: Smith, Mary L.P. (1930). Eben E. Rexford; a biographical sketch. Menasha, Wis., George Banta Pub. Co. --Leonard Ellinwood, DNAH Archives and Gabriel, Charles H. (1916). Singers and Their Songs. Chicago: The Rodeheaver Company.… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: There are hills beyond the valley where the river glideth by
Title: Hills of heaven
Author: Eben E. Rexford
Refrain First Line: On the hills, across the river



Instances (1 - 8 of 8)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Bells of Heaven #d364
Bells of Heaven: a Choice Collection of Hymns and Tunes "New and Old" #d333
Gems and Jewels #136Page Scan
Happy Voices No. 1 #d151
New Silver Song #d112
Song Garland; or, Singing for Jesus: a new collection of Music and Hymns prepared expressly for Sabbath Schools #83Page Scan
The Revival No. 2: suitable for all kinds of religious meetings #53Page Scan
The Silver Song #d107
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