Good Morning to Heaven

When the night is over on the day break shore

Author: William C. Poole
Tune: [When the night is over]
Published in 7 hymnals

Author: William C. Poole

William C. Poole was born and raised on a farm in Maryland. His parents belonged to the Methodist church. He graduated from Washington College and became a Methodist minister in Wilmington, Delaware area. He was pastor of McCabe Memorial, Richardson Park and other churches. In 1913 he was superintendent of the Anti-Saloon League of Delaware. He wrote about five hundred hymns. The writing was done as recreation and a diversion from his pastoral work. His goal in writing as well as in being a minister was to help people. 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: When the night is over on the day break shore
Title: Good Morning to Heaven
Author: William C. Poole
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Good morning to heaven some morning



Instances (1 - 7 of 7)

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Hymns of Pentecost #83

Hymns of the Living Gospel No.3 #d153


Songs of Faith and Triumph 1, 2 and 3 Combined: Tryout Edition #3

Songs of Faith and Triumph Nos. 1, 2 and 3 Combined #d314

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