A Glory Side to the Cloud

There's a glory side to the cloud we fear

Author: Eliza E. Hewitt
Tune: [There's a glory side to the cloud we fear]
Published in 6 hymnals

Author: Eliza E. Hewitt

Pseudonym: Li­die H. Ed­munds. Eliza Edmunds Hewitt was born in Philadelphia 28 June 1851. She was educated in the public schools and after graduation from high school became a teacher. However, she developed a spinal malady which cut short her career and made her a shut-in for many years. During her convalescence, she studied English literature. She felt a need to be useful to her church and began writing poems for the primary department. she went on to teach Sunday school, take an active part in the Philadelphia Elementary Union and become Superintendent of the primary department of Calvin Presbyterian Church. Dianne Shapiro, from "The Singers and Their Songs: sketches of living gospel hymn writers" by Charles Hutchinson Gabriel (… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: There's a glory side to the cloud we fear
Title: A Glory Side to the Cloud
Author: Eliza E. Hewitt
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Yes, a glory side; let our hearts confide
Publication Date: 1907
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 6 of 6)

Beall's Gospel Songs with supplement entitled Favorite Hymns #d157

Cumberland Hymns, a Collection of "Whosoever Will" Songs. Centenary ed. #d213

Lasting Songs #d131

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The Blessed Way #i

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The Song-Land Way #0

Waves of Salvation, Nos. 1 and 2 Combined #d127

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