Let your eyes be on the field

Church of Christ, awake, arise

Author: Civilla D. Martin
Published in 5 hymnals

Author: Civilla D. Martin

Martin, Civilla Durfee (Jordan Falls, Nova Scotia, August 21, 1866--March 9, 1948, Atlanta, Georgia). Daughter of James N. and Irene (Harding) Holden. She married Rev. John F. Geddes, Congregational minister of Coventryvilee, N.Y. at Jordan Falls Methodist Church, Shelbourne Co., Nova Scotia, on May 19, 1891. There is thus far no information about their marriage and its end. After several years of teaching school, she married Walter Stillman Martin, a Baptist minister, and traveled with him in evangelistic work. However, because of frail health, she was compelled to remain home much of the time. In 1916, they became members of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ). They had one son, A.G. Martin. In her writing, she used only her initia… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Church of Christ, awake, arise
Title: Let your eyes be on the field
Author: Civilla D. Martin
Refrain First Line: Behold, the fields are ripe to harvest

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 5 of 5)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Living Praise No. 2 #d27
The Advent Harp; designed for believers in the speedy coming of Christ #46aPage Scan
The Harp #1004Page Scan
The Southern Psalmist #d109
The Southern Psalmist. New ed. #d117



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