Thanksgiving Hymn Story: Bountiful Harvest
This is a beautiful Thanksgiving hymn, which has often been forgotten and overlooked.
The hymn is often known as “We Praise Thee O Lord For The Bountiful Harvest“.
The hymn was written by famed hymnists, Fanny Crosby.
Fanny Crosby wrote well over 8,000 hymns and is considered a prolific hymnists. She was blinded at the age of six weeks and later stated she looked forward to the first person she would see being the face of Jesus Christ.
Ira Sankey, the music leader for Moody’s evangelistic crusades, wrote the tune.