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Sail toward the light

Wild is the tempest and dark is the sea

Author: William C. Martin
Published in 5 hymnals

Author: William C. Martin

William C. Martin (1864-1914) Born: De­cem­ber 25, 1864, Hights­town, New Jer­sey. Died: Au­gust 30, 1914, Ri­al­to, Flor­i­da. Buried: Fort My­ers, Flor­i­da. Martin was pas­tor of the Grace Bap­tist Church (for­mer­ly Cra­mer’s Hill), Cam­den, New Jer­sey (1891-4); No­ank Bap­tist Church, Noank, Con­nec­ti­cut (1894-1900); Grace Bap­tist Church, Som­er­ville, Mass­a­chu­setts (near Bos­ton; at the time of his ar­rival there it was noted he was from “Bluff­ton, In­di­a­na”); and the First Bap­tist Church in Ft. My­ers, Flor­i­da, from 1912 un­til his death. Music: MELMORE http://www.hymntime.com/tch/bio/m/a/r/t/martin_wc.htm  Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Wild is the tempest and dark is the sea
Title: Sail toward the light
Author: William C. Martin
Refrain First Line: From Calvary gleams that saving light

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 5 of 5)

Helpful Hymns #d255

Home Gospel Songs No. 2 #d263

Redemption Hymns #d257

Soul Melodies #d266

Tested Songs #d268

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