The Mariner's Prayer

My boat is so small and Thy ocean so wide!

Author: Birdie Bell
Tune: [My boat is so small and Thy ocean so wide!]
Published in 1 hymnal

Author: Birdie Bell

C. Louise Bell, also known a Birdie Bell, was born, raised and lived in New York city. She began writing hymns when she was sixteen years old. She is the author of more than 500 hymns, 200 religious poems, and 200 Christmas and Easter lyrics, as well as short stories, and articles. She wrote under the name of Birdie Bell, which is what her family called her. Dianne Shapiro, from "The Singers and Their Songs: sketches of living gospel hymn writers" by Charles Hutchinson Gabriel (Chicago: The Rodeheaver Company, 1916) Go to person page >

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First Line: My boat is so small and Thy ocean so wide!
Title: The Mariner's Prayer
Author: Birdie Bell
Language: English
Refrain First Line: My boat is so small and Thy ocean so wide!
Publication Date: 1923
Copyright: This text may still be under copyright because it was published in 1923.

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