In this season of Thanksgiving, we are grateful to the many people who benefit from Hymnary on a regular basis.

So far in 2021 we have had more than 8 million people from more than 200 countries around the globe come to the Hymnary website! Thank you to all who use and all who support it with gifts of time, talent and treasure.

If you feel moved to support our work today with a gift of any amount and a word of encouragement, we would be grateful. To donate online, please use the Calvin University secure giving site. If you'd like to make a gift by check, please send it to:, Calvin University, 3201 Burton Street SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49546.

[Now the shadows slowly lengthen]

[Now the shadows slowly lengthen]

Composer: Joseph C. Fisher
Published in 4 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI, Recording

Composer: Joseph C. Fisher

(no biographical information available about Joseph C. Fisher.) Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: [Now the shadows slowly lengthen]
Composer: Joseph C. Fisher
Meter: D
Key: A Major
Copyright: Public Domain


Tarry with Me

Now the shadows slowly lengthen,
Soon the evening time will come;
With Thy grace, O Savior, strengthen,
By Thy help I would go home.

Go to text page...


Instances (1 - 1 of 1)

Timeless Truths #859

Include 3 pre-1979 instances
Suggestions or corrections? Contact us


It looks like you are using an ad-blocker. Ad revenue helps keep us running. Please consider white-listing or subscribing to eliminate ads entirely and help support