My Friend of Calvary

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 >

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First Line: My faith is fixed on Jesus
Title: My Friend of Calvary
Author: William C. Martin
Language: English
Refrain First Line: My Friend of Calvary!
Publication Date: 1911
Copyright: Public Domain

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Life Songs No. 2 #d168

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Men's Gospel Quartets #54

Praise Ye, a Collection of Sacred Songs #d103

The Church Hymnal #d253

The Unison Choir No. 3 #d1

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