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The land where the light never dies

There's a beautiful land, where the bright angels dwell

Author: Lizzie DeArmond
Published in 5 hymnals

Author: Lizzie DeArmond

Lizzie De Armond was a prolific writer of children's hymns, recitations and exercises. When she was twelve years old her first poem was published in the Germantown, Pa. Telegraph, however, it was not until she was a widow with eight children to support that she started writing in earnest. She wrote articles, librettos, nature stories and other works, as well as hymns. Dianne Shapiro, from "The Singers and Their Songs: sketches of living gospel hymn writers" by Charles Hutchinson Gabriel (Chicago: The Rodeheaver Company, 1916) Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: There's a beautiful land, where the bright angels dwell
Title: The land where the light never dies
Author: Lizzie DeArmond
Refrain First Line: It is only across the dark river

Timeline

Instances

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Fount of Blessing: a choice collection of sacred melodies, suitable for sunday schools, bible classes, prayer and praise meetings, gospel temperance meetings, and the home circles #132Page Scan
Golden Songs: for the Sabbath School, Sanctuary and Social Worship #124Page Scan
Loving Voices: for Sunday-school, church and home circle #132Page Scan
The Lighthouse in Gospel Song #d199
The Reward, for Sunday Schools #d72



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