Clarence M. Seamans

Short Name: Clarence M. Seamans
Full Name: Seamans, Clarence M., 1869-1939
Birth Year: 1869
Death Year: 1939

Seamans, Clarence Milton. (Johnston, Rhode Island, February 8, 1869--July 21, 1939, Whitman, Massachusetts). Direct descendant of Roger Williams, the founder of the Rhode Island Colony. Seamans married Annie May Bennett on October 8, 1890; they had four children.

Ordained to the ministry of the Advent Christian Church, he served their churches in Pascoag and River Point, R.I.; Dover, New Hampshire; Chelsea, Springfield, and Boston, Mass.; and Rutland, Vermont. His last 19 years were spent as pastor in Whitman, Mass. For many years, he was secretary of the Massachusetts Advent Christian Conference and of the Marion (Mass.) Campmeeting Association. He was also active in the Alton Bay (N.H.) Campmeeting Association. He contributed many articles to his denomination's periodical, The World's Crisis. He was an ardent pastor, preaching the Christian life and the imminent Second Coming, subjects reflected in his hymns.

In addition to writing and composing a number of hymns and tunes, he was a joint editor of the Golden Sheaf (1902) and Carols of Hope (1906).

--Russell J. Cross and Leonard Ellinwood, DNAH Archives

Texts by Clarence M. Seamans (62)sort descendingAsAuthority LanguagesInstances
A refuge sweet, a calm retreatClarence M. Seamans (Author)2
A world in awful darkness layC. M. S. (Author)English3
After the toil comes restC. M. S. (Author)English3
All they who put their trust in GodC. M. S. (Author)English18
As the sailor on the oceanC. M. S. (Author)2
Behold, he cometh with cloudsClarence Milton Seamans (Author)English3
Blessed Jesus, smile upon us nowClarence M. Seamans (Author)3
Come, Holy Spirit, gift divineClarence M. Seamans (Author)2
Dear Savior, now as weC. M. S. (Author)2
Glory to God, the holy angels cry, with peals of joyClarence Milton Seamans (Author)3
Go ye into all the world Was Jesus' last commandClarence M. Seamans (Author)3
God is our refuge and our strength, A very present help indeedClarence M. Seamans (Author)English3
Hold fast that thou hastClarence M. Seamans (Author)English6
I love the blessed Savior, He's all in all to meC. M. S. (Author)English2
I love to hear you tellC. M. S. (Author)English2
In a garden mid the fragrantC. M. S. (Author)2
In the realms of lightClarence M. Seamans (Author)2
In the straight and narrow, help me walkC. M. S. (Author)2
In this world of sadnessC. M. S. (Author)2
I've wandered far away from TheeC. M. S. (Author)English2
Jesus is my tender ShepherdC. M. S. (Author)2
Little builders now are weClarence M. Seamans (Author)2
My life was darkened once by sinClarence M. Seamans (Author)English6
O Christ of Galilee, thou Master of the seaClarence M. Seamans (Author)2
O happy, happy Children's DayClarence M. Seamans (Author)2
O'er a lost and sinful cityClarence M. Seamans (Author)English2
Once more we greet each otherC. M. S. (Author)2
Only a step to Jesus (Seamans)Clarence M. Seamans (Author)2
Praises ring, shoutClarence M. Seamans (Author)2
See the little flowersClarence M. Seamans (Author)2
Soon shall our SaviorClarence M. Seamans (Author)2
The Master needs workers that are tried and trueClarence M. Seamans (Author)3
There are dreary hours when my heart is sadC. M. S. (Author)English2
There are mansions full of gloryC. M. S. (Author)2
There is a quiet, secluded spotClarence M. Seamans (Author)2
There's a call for volunteers, Hear the cryC. M. Seamans (Author)English2
There's a light that never failsC. M. S. (Author)English2
Though the storm around me is ragingClarence M. Seamans (Author)4
'Tis the crafty little foxesC. M. S. (Author)2
To the busy SaviorClarence M. Seamans (Author)2
'Twas a calm and peaceful nightClarence Milston Seamans (Author)English4
Under the banner of Christ our kingClarence M. Seamans (Author)2
Underneath the bannerClarence M. Seamans (Author)2
We are pilgrims hereC. M. S. (Author)2
We are soldiers of the great and heavenly KingC. M. Seamans (Author)2
We are very little sowersC. M. S. (Author)2
We joyfully comeC. M. S. (Author)1
Weeping may endure for a nightC. M. S. (Author)English3
We're looking for Jesus, our Savior, to comeC. M. S. (Author)English2
What a joyful word is thisC. M. S. (Author)2
What wilt thou have me doC. M. S. (Author)2
When lost and long by sin oppressedClarence M. Seamans (Author)English2
When night settles down on my pathwayC. M. S. (Author)English2
When tempest tossed and care oppressedClarence M. Seamans (Author)3
When the day of days shall comeClarence M. Seamans (Author)3
When the Lord shall appear (Seamans)Clarence M. Seamans (Author)2
When the trees are youngC. M. S. (Author)2
Where'er I am by dayC. M. S. (Author)2
While traveling through this dreary landClarence M. Seamans (Author)English3
Who will work for Jesus in the harvest fieldClarence Milton Seamans (Author)English3
With our lips God gaveC. M. S. (Author)2
Would you have the blessingC. M. S. (Author)3
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