The Jasper Sea

When we've crossed the jasper sea (Pollard)

Author: Josephine Pollard
Published in 17 hymnals

Author: Josephine Pollard

Josephine Pollard USA 1834-1892. Born at NYC, NY, one of seven children and daughter of an architect, she attended an exclusive girls school, Spingler Institute, and was a lifelong member of the Presbyterian Church. She was a founding member of the professional women’s club, Sorosis. She never married. She became an author, poet, and hymnist, writing many children’s books and for children’s magazines, including Harper’s, Scribner’s, and the New York Ledger. She wrote 44 books, mostly religious, for children, but also about history, birds, sports and games, and adventure stories. She also wrote 100+ hymn lyrics as well. She worked as an editor for the Sunday School Times and for the Methodist Book Concern, where she edited… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: When we've crossed the jasper sea (Pollard)
Title: The Jasper Sea
Author: Josephine Pollard
Language: English
Refrain First Line: When we reach the shore
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 17 of 17)

Banner of Love #d86

Banner of Love No. 1 for the Sunday School #d43

Banner of Love Nos. 1, 2 & 3 #d133

Billows of Song #d208

Choicest Gems #d84

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Crown Him #66

Heavenly Tidings #d111

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Sabbath Carols #97

Sabbath Carols #d141

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Sabbath-School Hymn-Book #187

Sunday School Songs. 3rd ed. #d140

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Sunday-School Songs #76

Sweet Songs #d52

The Silver Spray #ad65

The Silver Spray #d65

The Silver Spray #d189

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The Zion Songster Nos. 1 and 2 Combined #52

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