There's a song, sweet song, sung in realms above

There's a song, sweet song, sung in realms above

Author: Laura E. Newell
Tune: [Send Back the Echoes]
Published in 3 hymnals

Author: Laura E. Newell

Born: Feb­ru­a­ry 5, 1854, New Marl­bo­rough, Con­nec­ti­cut. Died: Oc­to­ber 13, 1916, Man­hat­tan, Kan­sas. Daughter of Mr. and Edward A. Pixley, but orphaned as an infant, Laura was adopted by her aunt, then Mrs. Hiram Mabie, who at the time lived in New York. In 1858, the Mabie family moved to a farm south of where Wamego, Kansas, now stands. Two years after the move, Mr. Mabie died, and his wife resumed teaching. In 1860, Mrs. Mabie accepted a position in Topeka, Kansas, where she taught many years. Under her tutelage, Laura received her education. As early as age 12, Laura was writing rhymes, and two years later her poems began to appear in local newspapers. She had no thought of a literary career; she simply wrote… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: There's a song, sweet song, sung in realms above
Author: Laura E. Newell
Refrain First Line: Send back the echoes of the angel's song

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 3 of 3)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Hymns of Victory, Parts 1 and 2 #d248
The Search Light: a collection of songs for Sunday schools and gospel meetings #113
The Shining Way #d110



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