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Look to the Lighthouse

A beacon bright the Christian stands

Author: Anzentia Igene Perry Chapman
Tune: [A beacon bright the Christian stands]
Published in 4 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 A beacon bright the Christian stands,
Upon the shore of time;
A lighthouse built on solid rock,
That rears its head sublime.

Chorus:
Look! Look!
Look to the light house, sailor,
It tells of danger near;
Look! Look!
Look to the lighthouse, sailor,
And guide thy vessel clear.

2 A tower high the Christian stands,
A clear and shining light,
To cast a gleam across the sea
Of earth’s dark, gloomy night. [Chorus]

3 Grand sentinel upon life’s coast,
Be faithful, true, and brave;
And ever keep your light ablaze,
Benighted souls to save. [Chorus]


Source: Gospel Praise Book.: a collection of choice gems of sacred song suitable for church service, gospel praise meetings, and family devotions. (Complete ed.) #37

Author: Anzentia Igene Perry Chapman

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Text Information

First Line: A beacon bright the Christian stands
Title: Look to the Lighthouse
Author: Anzentia Igene Perry Chapman
Refrain First Line: Look, look, look to the lighthouse, sailor
Copyright: Public Domain

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Gospel Praise Book. #37

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Gospel Praise Book #37

The Gem of Gems #d1

Wreath of Praise #d1

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