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To the Rescue!

Many souls are in danger on life's stormy sea

Author: John W. Peterson
Tune: [Many souls are in danger on life's stormy sea]
Published in 2 hymnals

Author: John W. Peterson

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Text Information

First Line: Many souls are in danger on life's stormy sea
Title: To the Rescue!
Author: John W. Peterson
Language: English
Refrain First Line: To the rescue, souls are drifting away
Copyright: © 1952 by Norman J. Clayton in Melodies of Praise. Assigned to Norman Clayton Publishing Co.



Instances (1 - 2 of 2)

Clayton's Collection of Choir Melodies No. 2 #65

Melodies of Praise #d49

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