[Christian, walk carefully, danger is near]

[Christian, walk carefully, danger is near]

Composer: George C. Stebbins
Published in 5 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Composer: George C. Stebbins

Stebbins studied music in Buffalo and Rochester, New York, then became a singing teacher. Around 1869, he moved to Chicago, Illinois, to join the Lyon and Healy Music Company. He also became the music director at the First Baptist Church in Chicago. It was in Chicago that he met the leaders in the Gospel music field, such as George Root, Philip Bliss, & Ira Sankey. At age 28, Stebbins moved to Boston, Massachusetts, where he became music director at the Claredon Street Baptist Church; the pastor there was Adoniram Gordon. Two years later, Stebbins became music director at Tremont Temple in Boston. Shortly thereafter, he became involved in evangelism campaigns with Moody and others. Around 1900, Stebbins spent a year as an evangelist in I… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: [Christian, walk carefully, danger is near]
Composer: George C. Stebbins
Incipit: 51332 12171 51354
Key: G Major
Copyright: Public Domain


Instances (1 - 5 of 5)
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Christian Hymnal (Rev. ed.) #444

Christian Praise #258

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Gospel Hymns No. 5 #133

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Messages of Love Hymn Book #74

Sacred Songs and Solos #591

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