Stilling the tempest

While the tempest was raging on lake Galilee

Author: William H. Parker
Published in 3 hymnals

Author: William H. Parker

Parker, William Henry, was born at New Basford, Nottingham, March 4th, 1845. Early in life he began to write verses, and having joined a General Baptist church and become interested in Sunday schools was led to compose hymns for use at anniversaries. Three of these were introduced by his pastor, the Rev. W. R. Stevenson, M.A., into The School Hymnal, 1880, and passed into The Children's Book of Praise, 1881, and other collections. In 1882 Mr. Parker published a small volume entitled, The Princess Alice and Other Poems. His hymns in common use are:—1. "Children know but little.” (God’s condescension to the Little Ones) 2. “Holy Spirit, hear us!” (Hymn to the Holy Ghost). 3. “Jesus, I so often need thee” (A Child’s Prayer to… Go to person page >

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First Line: While the tempest was raging on lake Galilee
Title: Stilling the tempest
Author: William H. Parker
Refrain First Line: Hear him commanding the wind and the sea

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Instances

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Eden Echoes #d158
Gospel Tidings, a Book of Select Gospel Songs #d157
The Beacon Light #d123



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