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Let the Savior Pilot Thee

Sailor, on life’s surging sea

Author: Jennie Wilson
Tune: [Sailor, on life’s surging sea]
Published in 2 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Sailor, on life’s surging sea,
Let the Saviour pilot thee,
Danger hovers o’er the deep,
Where the storm winds wildly sweep.

Let the Saviour pilot thee,
Let the Saviour pilot thee,
Sailor, on life’s surging sea,
Let the Saviour pilot thee.

2 When before thee all is dark,
Let the Saviour steer thy bark,
Thro’ the black, appalling night
He will bring thee into light. [Refrain]

3 When the skies are bright and fair,
Still invoke the Saviour’s care,
Unknown perils oft are near
When there seemeth naught to fear. [Refrain]

4 On the ever-changing tide,
Let the Saviour be thy guide,
To the haven of the soul,
Where on angry billows roll. [Refrain]

Source: The Service of Praise #149

Author: Jennie Wilson

Wilson, Jennie Bain. (d. 3 September 1913). Obituaries available in the DNAH Archives.… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Sailor, on life’s surging sea
Title: Let the Savior Pilot Thee
Author: Jennie Wilson
Refrain First Line: Let the Savior pilot thee
Publication Date: 1900
Copyright: Public Domain



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Songs of Sovereign Grace #16

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The Service of Praise #149

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