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What though my joys and comfort die?
The Lord my savior liveth.
What though the darkness gather round?
Songs in the night he giveth.

(My Life Flows On In Endless Song)

Anthem of the free

There's a song the rills are singing

Author: William Denton
Published in 2 hymnals

Author: William Denton

Denton, William, M.A., born Mar. l, 1815, and educated at Worcester College, Oxford, B.A. 1844. Entering Holy Orders, he was successively curate of Bradfleld, Berks; Barking, Essex; and Shoreditch. In 1850 he became vicar of St. Bartholomew's, Cripplegate, London, died. Jan. 2, 1888. Mr. Denton was the author of well-known Commentaries on various parts of Holy Scripture. He was proprietor of The Church Hymnal, 1853, of which he was also joint editor with Canon W. Cooke. --John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, Appendix, Part II (1907)  Go to person page >

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First Line: There's a song the rills are singing
Title: Anthem of the free
Author: William Denton

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