The beacon light

Where art thou steering, brother

Author: E. C. Ellsworth
Tune: [Where art thou steering, brother]
Published in 5 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Full Text

1 Where art thou steering, brother,
While sailing o’er life’s sea?
Before thee are the breakers,
And danger there may be.

The Light, The Light, my brother!
It stands on yonder height,
Christ marks the path of danger,
His word the Beacon Light.

2 Oh, many barks have stranded,
Where quick-sands hidden lie!
Then keep within the channel,
The Light before thine eye. [Refrain]

3 For vessels large and noble,
Upon the rocks will break!
And oft the strongest natures,
Before temptations shake. [Refrain]

Source: Triumphant Songs No.2 #77

Author: E. C. Ellsworth

Late 19th Century Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Where art thou steering, brother
Title: The beacon light
Author: E. C. Ellsworth
Refrain First Line: The light, the light, my brother



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