The Banner of Salvation

Behold the glorious banner of salvation

Author: M. B. C. Slade
Tune: [Behold the glorious banner of salvation]
Published in 8 hymnals

Author: M. B. C. Slade

Mary Bridges Canady Slade USA 1826-1882. Born in Fall River, MA, she was well-educated and became a minister's wife, teacher, and poet. She was assistant editor of The New England Journal of Education. She also authored hymns, Sunday school materials and books on education, primarily used for training teachers. She authored a children's magazine, “Wide-awake”. She and her husband were active in the underground railroad (helping slaves achieve their freedom). She spent her whole life living in the same town. John Perry  Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Behold the glorious banner of salvation
Title: The Banner of Salvation
Author: M. B. C. Slade
Language: English
Refrain First Line: We're marching on, till the shining heights we see
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 8 of 8)

Down at the Cross #d27

Happy Greetings to All #d29

Hymns of Victory #304

Our Church and Revival Songs #d12

Our Cumberland Presbyterian Hymnal #d29

The Starry Crown of Sunday School Melodies #d10

Page Scan

The Tree of Life #24

Tidings of the Cross #d21

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