Scripture Verse

The light of the knowledge of the glory of God in the face of Jesus Christ. 2 Corinthians 4:6

Introduction

Words & Mu­sic: Au­gus­tus F. My­ers, The Seed Sow­er (To­le­do, Ohio: Will­ard W. Whit­ney, 1897) (🔊 pdf nwc).

If you know where to get a good pho­to of My­ers (head-and-shoul­ders, at least 200×300 pix­els), would you ?

Lyrics

Would you always cheerful be?
Let the blessèd sunlight in;
Would you bid the darkness flee,
Let the blessèd sunlight in.

Refrain

Let the blessèd sunlight in,
Let the blessèd sunlight in!
Would you never weary,
When the days are dreary,
Let the blessèd sunlight in!

Would you brighten dreary days?
Let the blessèd sunlight in;
Would you fill your heart with praise,
Let the blessèd sunlight in.

Refrain

Would you ease a burdened heart?
Let the blessèd sunlight in;
Would you joy and strength impart,
Let the blessèd sunlight in.

Refrain

Would you speed the truth abroad?
Let the blessèd sunlight in;
Would you bring the world to God,
Let the blessèd sunlight in.

Refrain