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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)

He that overcometh

To him that overcometh

Author: Russell Kelso Carter
Published in 3 hymnals

Author: Russell Kelso Carter

Russel Kelso Carter was a professor in the Pennsylvania Military College of Chester. While there he was licensed to preach by the Methodist Episcopal Church. He became very active in leading camp meetings and revivals. After failing health forced him to abandon this work, he studied and became a medical doctor as well as a writer. He wrote novels as well as hymns. Dianne Shapiro, from "The Singers and Their Songs: sketches of living gospel hymn writers" by Charles Hutchinson Gabriel (Chicago: The Rodeheaver Company, 1916) Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: To him that overcometh
Title: He that overcometh
Author: Russell Kelso Carter
Refrain First Line: O, we overcome by the blood

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Songs of Perfect Love #76

The Robin #d31

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The Silver Trumpet #84

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