He'll quench the raging flame

When saints of God in danger stood

Author: Henry J. Zelley
Published in 5 hymnals

Author: Henry J. Zelley

Henry Jeffreys Zelley was born at Mt. Holly, NJ, on Mar. 15, 1859. Educated in the Mt. Holly public schools, at Pennington Seminary, and at Taylor University, where he earned his M. A., Ph. D., and D. D. degrees, he became a Methodist minister in 1882 and first served in the New Jersey Conference as a statistical secretary, treasurer, and trustee, becoming a promoter of the campmeeting movement. Noted for his evangelistic fervor, Zelley produced over 1500 poems, hymns, and gospel songs. One of his songs, "He Brought Me Out" with music by Henry L. Gilmour, appears in several denominational hymnals. Cyberhymnal also lists "When Israel Out of Bondage Came" or "He Rolled the Sea Away" with music by Gilmour too. Another of Zelley’s so… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: When saints of God in danger stood
Title: He'll quench the raging flame
Author: Henry J. Zelley
Refrain First Line: Then never fear for the Lord is near
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 5 of 5)

Hymns of Victory, Parts 1 and 2 #d291

Ministry of Song #d149

Our Cumberland Presbyterian Hymnal #d391

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The Brethren Hymnal #716

The Christian Hymnary. Bks. 1-4 #910

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