Steer for the Star

See the light, sailors, the port is not far

Author: Eben E. Rexford
Tune: [See the light, sailors, the port is not far]
Published in 7 hymnals

Author: Eben E. Rexford

Rexford, Eben Eugene.M (Johnsburg, New York, July 16, 1848--October 16, 1916, Shiocton, Wisconsin). Horticulturalist and editor of a Wisconsin farm journal. Many of his verses were used to fill empty corners of the journal. He also wrote many books on gardening. Lawrence University (Appleton, Wisc.), Litt.D. Twenty-five years, organist at First Congregational Church, Shiocton. See: Smith, Mary L.P. (1930). Eben E. Rexford; a biographical sketch. Menasha, Wis., George Banta Pub. Co. --Leonard Ellinwood, DNAH Archives and Gabriel, Charles H. (1916). Singers and Their Songs. Chicago: The Rodeheaver Company.… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: See the light, sailors, the port is not far
Title: Steer for the Star
Author: Eben E. Rexford
Refrain First Line: Christ keeps the beacon ablaze



Instances (1 - 7 of 7)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Carols of Joy: choice collection of songs and hymns for the Sunday School, Bible class, and the Home Circle to which has been added an easy method of Rudimental Instruction in Music, for Week-day Stud #80Page Scan
Garnered Sheaves #129Page Scan
Green Pastures for the Lambs #d63
Notes of Triumph, for the Sunday School #d159
Notes of Triumph: for the Sunday School #129Page Scan
Notes of Victory for Sunday Schools (Wherein an endeavor has been made to present the Way to Victory; the Powers of Victory; the Results of Victory) #174Page Scan
Tried and True #129Page Scan
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