The Joy and the Song

Author: Julia H. Johnston

Julia Harriet Johnston, who was born on Jan. 21, 1849, at Salineville, OH, in Columbiana County. Her father was a minister and he mother was a poet. She began writing when she was nine years old but really started writing verse in high school. She lived in Peoria, Ill. 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: We praise thee, O God for the joy and the song
Title: The Joy and the Song
Author: Julia H. Johnston
Refrain First Line: Hallelujah! hallelujah!
Copyright: Public Domain



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Deseret Sunday School Songs #116

Joyful Lays, No.2 #d155

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Zion's Praises (1st ed.) #227

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