In the Sweet by and by Lyrics and Music
The edifying words and lyrics of the popular hymn begin with "There's a land that is fairer than day, And by faith we can see it afar" as the first line of the hymn. The words and lyrics of the "In the Sweet by and by" hymn were written by its American author Sanford Fillmore Bennett. The author of the hymn, Sanford Fillmore Bennett, was born on June 21, 1836 and died on June 12, 1898. The melodious music that accompanies the "In the Sweet by and by" song of praise was composed by Joseph Philbrick Webster The composer of the music to the "In the Sweet by and by" hymn, Joseph Philbrick Webster, was born on March 22, 1819 and died on January 18, 1875. We have placed "In the Sweet by and by" in the category of Christian Songs. Enjoy the motivational lyrics of this popular Christian song and traditional church hymn.
In the Sweet by and by Hymn
Title: In the Sweet by and by *** Name of Composer: Joseph Philbrick Webster *** Name Author / Writer of Lyrics: Sanford Fillmore Bennett *** Hymns Category: Christian Songs
Author of the Lyrics
The author of the beautiful words of the "In the Sweet by and by" lyrics, Sanford Fillmore Bennett (June 21, 1836-June 12, 1898), was born in Eden, New York, United States and achieved fame as a poet, doctor and hymn writer.