If you would not be a drunkard

If you would not be a drunkard

Author: Mary A. Baker
Published in 1 hymnal

Author: Mary A. Baker

Baker, Mary A.. Miss Baker, who is a member of the Baptist denomination, and a resident in Chicago, Illinois, is an active worker in the temperance cause, and the author of various hymns and temperance songs.    Her most popular hymn:-— 1. Master, the tempest is raging, Peace, was written in 1874 at the request of Dr. H. R. Palmer, who desired of her several songs on the subjects of a series of Sunday School Lessons for that year. Its theme is "Christ stilling the tempest."   During the same year it was set to music by Dr. Palmer, and pub. in his Songs of Love for the Bible School, 1874. It is found in other collections, including I. D. Sankey's Sacred Songs and Solos, London, 1881. Its home popularity was increased by its republi… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: If you would not be a drunkard
Author: Mary A. Baker
Publication Date: 1881
Copyright: This text in in the public domain in the United States because it was published before 1923.



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