THE STORY BEHIND “GLEAMS OF THE GOLDEN MORNING”

It first appeared in a hymnal called Gates of Praise: for the Sabbath-School, praise service, prayer-meeting, etc.‎ compiled by United Brethren ministers Isaiah Baltzell and Edmund Lorenz in 1880. It was one of the four hymns included under the category “Second Advent.” Six years later, it was included in The Seventh-day Adventist Hymn and Tune Book For Use in Divine Worship (1886).

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