The Sunset Gate

Author: Alfred Barratt

Barratt, Alfred. (New Springs, Wigan, Lancashire, England, October 25, 1879--December, 1968). Coming to the United States as a young man, he studied at Gordon College, Massachusetts, and Newton Theological Seminary, Mass. He was ordained in December, 1913, by the Baptists in Connecticut, then by the Wheeling WV Presbytery, Presbyterian Church in the USA, in 1924. He was pastor of Dallas, West Virginia, then of a series of churches in the Presbytery of Clarion, Pennsylvania. In 1937 he was awarded the Doctor of Literature degree by Bob Jones College. On November 26, 1962, he wrote the undersigned: "For 39 long years I have labored hard and steady writing sermons, children's story sermons, and hymns. Up to the present day I have written 4,… Go to person page >

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First Line: When the toils of earth are over
Title: The Sunset Gate
Author: Alfred Barratt
Refrain First Line: When I come to the sunset gate

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Bells of Glory #d105

Complete Christian Hymnal #d260

Everlasting Praises No. 4 #d159

Message of Victory, Burning Bush Songs No. 6 #d66

New and Old Gospel Songs and Hymns #d180

Songs of the Blessed Hope #d267

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