There shall be showers of blessing, falling

There shall be showers of blessing, falling

Author: William Thomas Dale
Published in 7 hymnals

Author: William Thomas Dale

The Rev. William Thomas Dale, D.D., died September 21 at his home in Nashville, Tenn., being nearly 80 years old at the time of his death. He was born, Feb. 20, 1845, near Elk River, Alabama, eight miles west of Fayetteville, Tenn., and was dedicated to God in infancy in the holy ordinance of baptism. Dr. Dale was a great and good man. The foundation of his greatness was laid in his childhood, back in his father's home, around the family altar. He often said. "I owe much to the influence of early religious training in my father's home. My father held family prayers morning and night." He learned that old, familiar prayer of childhood around his mother's knee: "Now I lay me down to sleep; I pray the Lord my soul to keep.… Go to person page >

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First Line: There shall be showers of blessing, falling
Author: William Thomas Dale
Refrain First Line: Shower of blessing, showers today

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Instances (1 - 7 of 7)

Cumberland Hymns, a Collection of "Whosoever Will" Songs. Centenary ed. #d208

Hymns of Calvary, a Choice Collection of Old and New Century Hymns and Songs #d227

Songs of Beulah Land, a Revival and Church Songbook #d117

Times of Refreshing: a New Collection of Gospel Hymns and Songs #d179

Times of Refreshing: a Winnowed Collection of Gospel Hymns and Songs. Rev. #d188

Times of Refreshing: Old and New Century Hymns and Songs. 20th cent. ed. #d225

Winning Voices Combined #d158

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