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The Wonder of It All

There's the wonder of sunset at evening

Author: George Beverly Shea
Tune: WONDER OF IT ALL
Published in 11 hymnals

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Author: George Beverly Shea

Long-time close associate of Billy Graham and soloist at Billy Graham's Crusades all over the world. He was largely responsible for the popularizing of "How Great Thou Art" and for moving the popularity of "Amazing Grace" from the cultural periphery into the mainstream of American Protestantism. He recorded dozens of albums and was eventually awarded a Grammy for Lifetime Achievement. George Beverly Shea died on April 16, 2013, at the age of 104. Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: There's the wonder of sunset at evening
Title: The Wonder of It All
Author: George Beverly Shea
Meter: Irregular
Language: English
Refrain First Line: O, the wonder of it all
Copyright: © 1957 Word Music LLC

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 8 of 8)

Baptist Hymnal 2008 #108

One Lord, One Faith, One Baptism #116

Rejoice Hymns #116

Seventh-day Adventist Hymnal #75

Sing Joyfully #320

Audio

The Celebration Hymnal #738

The Hymnal for Worship and Celebration #65

Worship Together #80

Include 3 pre-1979 instances
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