The sunset gate

When the toils of earth are o'er

Author: Alfred Barratt
Published in 7 hymnals

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 >

Text Information

First Line: When the toils of earth are o'er
Title: The sunset gate
Author: Alfred Barratt
Refrain First Line: When I come to the sunset gate

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 7 of 7)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
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
Sacred Selections for the Church #d612
Songs of the Blessed Hope #d267



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