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If every knee would humbly bow

Author: William C. Martin

Rv William Clark Martin USA 1864-1914. Born at Hightstown, NJ, he graduated from the Peddie Institute in Hightstown in 1884, and in 1891 from the Crozer Theological Seminary, Upland, PA. He became minister of the Grace Baptist Church, Camden, NJ,(1891-1894); Noank Baptist Church, Noank, CT (1894-1900); Tabernacle Baptist Church, New Albany, IN (1902-1904); First Baptist Church, Seymour, IN (1902-1904); First Baptist Church, Bluffton, IN (1904-1909); Grace Baptist Church, Somerville, MA (1909-1912); and First Baptist Church, Fort Myers, FL (1912-1914). In 1891 he married Euretta (Etta) May Wilcox, and they had at least three children (no names found). He penned many hymn lyrics. He died of heart failure at his farm in Rialto, FL.… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: If every knee would humbly bow
Author: William C. Martin
Refrain First Line: O what a world this world would be
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 21 of 21)

Billows of Praise #d97

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Calvary Hymns #96

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Cornelius' Gospel Songs #96

Cornelius' Gospel Songs No. 2 #d81

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Cornelius' Gospel Songs No. 3 #278

Cornelius' Gospel Songs No. 4 #d80

Diamonds #d92

Glory Gleams #d100

Gospel Rays #d111

Harvest of Light #d97

Helpful Hymns #d90

Home Gospel Songs #d96

Home Gospel Songs No. 2 #d72

Praise Evangel for Sunday Schools #d54

Praises #d38

Redemption Hymns #d90

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Songs of the Cross #96

Soul Echoes #d102

Soul Melodies #d86

Tested Songs #d94

Triumphant Joy #d105

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