The Leaves of Life

Ye winds that once by Chebar's flood

Author: Theron Brown
Tune: [Ye winds that once by Chebar's flood]
Published in 6 hymnals

Author: Theron Brown

Born: April 29, 1832, Wil­li­man­tic, Con­nec­ti­cut. A Bap­tist min­is­ter, Brown pas­tored church­es in South Fram­ing­ham and Can­ton, Mass­a­chu­setts (1859-70). Re­tir­ing from pas­tor­al work due to vo­cal dis­a­bil­i­ty, he was a con­trib­u­tor and ed­it­or of the Youth’s Com­pan­ion for more than 40 years, and a mem­ber of the of­fice staff for the last 20. Be­tween 1880 and 1890, he con­trib­ut­ed hymns more or less re­gu­lar­ly to the quar­tet and an­ti­phon­al chor­us ser­vice at the Rug­gles Street Church in Bos­ton, Mass­a­chu­setts. His works in­clude: The Blount Fam­i­ly Nameless Wo­men of the Bi­ble Life Songs The Sto­ry of the Hymns and Tu… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Ye winds that once by Chebar's flood
Title: The Leaves of Life
Author: Theron Brown
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Those healing leaves
Publication Date: 1890
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 6 of 6)

Bible School Songs #d169

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Songs of Praise and Service #49

The Canadian Hymnal #374

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The Canadian Hymnal #374

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The Epworth Hymnal No. 2 #93

The Search Light #131

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