Sunlight

There's a light that shineth upon my pilgrim way

Author: Miriam E. Oatman
Tune: [There's a light that shineth upon my pilgrim way]
Published in 2 hymnals

Author: Miriam E. Oatman

Miriam Oatman was the daughter of Joseph Oatman, Jr. and married Frederick F. Blachly. She was a political scientist and served on the Brookings Institution from 1925 to 1933 and taught political science and economics at the American University Graduate School in the 1930’s, and 1940’s. She also wrote over three hundred hymns and composed the music to several of her father's hymns. "How the Fire Fell" is perhaps the most widely known. Go to person page >

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First Line: There's a light that shineth upon my pilgrim way
Title: Sunlight
Author: Miriam E. Oatman
Language: English
Refrain First Line: O, the sunlight, sunlight
Publication Date: 1910
Copyright: Public Domain

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Victory Songs #84

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