Throw the gospel line

Precious souls are sinking in the sea of sin

Author: John R. Clements
Tune: [Precious souls are sinking in the sea of sin]
Published in 4 hymnals

Author: John R. Clements

John R. Clements was born in County Armagh, Ireland 28 November 1868 and was brought to the United States at the age of two years. He worked at the age of thirteen as a retail grocery clerk and had a successful wholesale grocery business. He began writing poetry when he was young. 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 >

Text Information

First Line: Precious souls are sinking in the sea of sin
Title: Throw the gospel line
Author: John R. Clements

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Instances (1 - 4 of 4)
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Pentecostal Hymns Nos. 5 and 6 Combined #48

Sacred Melodies #d91

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Songs for the King's Business #94

The Message in Song Nos. 1 & 2 #d173

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