Peace, be still

Once upon the heaving stormy ocean

Author: Mary Dana Shindler
Published in 12 hymnals

Author: Mary Dana Shindler

Shindler, Mary Stanley Bunce, née Palmer, better known as Mrs. Dana, was born in Beaufort, South Carolina, Feb. 15, 1810. In 1835 she was married to Charles E. Dana, of New York, and removed with him to Bloomington, now Muscatine, Iowa, in 1838. Mr. Dana died in 1839, and Mrs. Dana returned to South Carolina. Subsequently she was married to the Rev. Robert D. Shindler, who was Professor in Shelby College, Kentucky, in 1851, and afterwards in Texas. Mrs. Shindler, originally a Presbyterian, was for some time an Unitarian; but of late years she has been a member of the Protestant Episcopal Church. As Mary S. B. Dana she published the Southern Harp, 1840, and the Northern Harp, 1841. From these works her hymns have been taken, 8 of which are… Go to person page >

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First Line: Once upon the heaving stormy ocean
Title: Peace, be still
Author: Mary Dana Shindler

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Instances

Instances (1 - 12 of 12)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Companion to the Canadian Sunday School Harp: being a selection of hymns set to music, for Sunday schools and the social circle #206Page Scan
Hymns for the Sanctuary and Social Worship: with tunes #252Page Scan
Hymns for the use of the Sabbath School of the Second Reformed Church, Albany N. Y. #89Page Scan
Sabbath School Trumpet #d68
Songs for Young and Old #d116
The Baptist Praise Book #310Page Scan
The Canadian Sunday School Harp #d119
The Chorus: or, a collection of choruses and hymns, selected and original, adapted especially to the class-room, and to meetings for prayer and Christian conference (7th ed., Imp. and Enl.) #H75Page Scan
The Jewelled Crown #d98
The Millennial Harp #d318
The Minstrel of Zion: a book of religious songs, accompanied with appropriate music, chiefly original #135Page Scan
The Western Harp: a Collection of Social and Revival Hymns #d154



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