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MELMORE

Composer: W. Martin

Rv William Clark Martin USA 1864-1914. Born at Hightstown, NJ, he graduated from the Peddie Institute in Hightstown in 1884, and in 1891 from the Crozer Theological Seminary, Upland, PA. He became minister of the Grace Baptist Church, Camden, NJ,(1891-1894); Noank Baptist Church, Noank, CT (1894-1900); Tabernacle Baptist Church, New Albany, IN (1902-1904); First Baptist Church, Seymour, IN (1902-1904); First Baptist Church, Bluffton, IN (1904-1909); Grace Baptist Church, Somerville, MA (1909-1912); and First Baptist Church, Fort Myers, FL (1912-1914). In 1891 he married Euretta (Etta) May Wilcox, and they had at least three children (no names found). He penned many hymn lyrics. He died of heart failure at his farm in Rialto, FL.… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: MELMORE
Composer: W. Martin (1864)
Meter: 8.8.8.8
Incipit: 55545 65334 32345
Key: D Major
Copyright: Public Domain

Texts

When Zion in Her Low Estate

When Zion in her low estate
Was brought from bondage by the Lord,
In ecstasy we sang for joy,
By grace and wondrous love restored.

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The Lord our Righteousness

How long has God bestowed his care

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #4403
Text: My Father Knows
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The Cyber Hymnal #7736
Text: When Zion in Her Low Estate
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  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
The Cyber Hymnal #8207
Text: O For A Heart Prepared To Sing
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  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)

Instances

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The Cyber Hymnal #4403

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The Cyber Hymnal #7736

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The Cyber Hymnal #8207

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