'Twill not be long, the burdens now we carry

'Twill not be long, the burdens now we carry

Author: Civilla D. Martin
Published in 7 hymnals

Author: Civilla D. Martin

Martin, Civilla Durfee (Jordan Falls, Nova Scotia, August 21, 1866--March 9, 1948, Atlanta, Georgia). Daughter of James N. and Irene (Harding) Holden. She married Rev. John F. Geddes, Congregational minister of Coventryvilee, N.Y. at Jordan Falls Methodist Church, Shelbourne Co., Nova Scotia, on May 19, 1891. There is thus far no information about their marriage and its end. After several years of teaching school, she married Walter Stillman Martin, a Baptist minister, and traveled with him in evangelistic work. However, because of frail health, she was compelled to remain home much of the time. In 1916, they became members of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ). They had one son, A.G. Martin. In her writing, she used only her initia… Go to person page >

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First Line: 'Twill not be long, the burdens now we carry
Author: Civilla D. Martin



Instances (1 - 7 of 7)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Coleman's Songs for Men #d160
Majestic Hymns #d255
Precious Hymns #d244
Reapers, Embracing the Choicest Gospel Songs and Standard Hymns, New & Old #d121
Service Songs #d248
The American Hymnal for English Speaking People Everywhere #d368
World Revival Hymns #d118
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