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Composer: Edward H. Joy
Published in 12 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, MusicXML
Audio files: MIDI, Recording

Composer: Edward H. Joy

Edward Henry Joy Born: November 16, 1871, Canterbury, Kent, England. Died: February 16, 1949, Cheam, Surrey, England. Joy joined the Salvation Army (SA) in Canterbury, then played in the band at Folkestone, and became an SA officer in 1894. He went on serve the SA Corps at Tunstall, then the SA International headquarters in 1917, where he was Under Secretary in the Foreign Office. After 1919, he served as Immigration Secretary in western Canada, and in 1932 became editor-in-chief of The War Cry in South Africa. He rose to the rank of SA colonel, and retired in 1938. --www.hymntime.com/tch/ Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: Edward H. Joy
Meter: Irregular
Incipit: 12353 43322 34444
Key: E♭ Major
Source: The Musical Salvationist, 1929
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 9 of 9)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
50 Uncommon Songs: for partakers of the common salvation #2TextPage Scan
Praise! Our Songs and Hymns #344
Rejoice Hymns #162
Sing Joyfully #471
Small Church Music #1294Audio
Soul-stirring Songs & Hymns (Rev. ed.) #456
The Celebration Hymnal: songs and hymns for worship #613TextPage Scan
The Cyber Hymnal #3070TextScoreAudio
The Hymnal for Worship and Celebration #418
Include 3 pre-1979 instances
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