When the day seems dark and dreary

When the day seems dark and dreary

Author: Mary Bernstecher
Tune: [When the day seems dark and dreary]
Published in 5 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 When the day seems dark and dreary,
When the heart is sad and weary,
Christ the Saviour knows,
All life’s bitter woes.

Refrain:
Jesus knows it all,
Jesus knows it all;
All life’s toils and cares,
All the tempter’s snares;
Jesus knows it all,
He knows it all.

2 When there’s naught but pain and sadness,
When there’s neither joy nor gladness,
Tell the Saviour true,
For He cares for you. [Refrain]

3 Trust the future’s toil and sorrow,
Or its bright and cloudless morrow,
To the faithful Guide,—
In His love abide. [Refrain]

Source: Alexander's Hymns No. 3 #51

Author: Mary Bernstecher

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Text Information

First Line: When the day seems dark and dreary
Author: Mary Bernstecher
Refrain First Line: Jesus knows it all
Copyright: Public Domain

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Instances

Instances (1 - 5 of 5)
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Alexander's Hymns No. 3 #51

Alexander's Hymns No. 3 #d58

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Alexander's Hymns No. 4 #159

Alexander's Songs of the Gospel No.1 #d40

Songs of Saving Grace #d48

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