Escape for thy life

See Sodom wrapped in fire

Author: J. B. Waterbury
Tune: EGYPT (Leach)
Published in 11 hymnals

Author: J. B. Waterbury

Waterbury, Jared Bell, D.D., was born in New York City, Aug. 11, 1799, and graduated at Yale College, 1822. He was for some time pastor of a Congregational church at Hudson, New York, and then of Bowdoin Street Congregational church, Boston. He died at Brooklyn, Dec. 31, 1876. He published Advice to a Young Christian; The Officer on Duty, and other works. To the Rev. J. Leavitt's Christian Lyre, vol. i., 1830, he contributed the following hymns, each of which was headed, "Written for the Lyre," and signed "J. B. W.":— 1. My Jesus, Thou hast taught. The Love of Jesus. 2. Met, O God, to ask Thy presence. Repentance. 3. 0 fly, mourning sinner, saith Jesus to me. Promise of Pardon. 4. See Sodom wrapt in fire. Warning.… Go to person page >

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First Line: See Sodom wrapped in fire
Title: Escape for thy life
Author: J. B. Waterbury



Instances (1 - 11 of 11)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Millennial Harp: designed for meetings on the second coming Christ (Improved ed.) #A43Page Scan
Millennial Harp: or, Second Advent Hymns: designed for the meetings on the second coming of Christ #43Page Scan
Select Hymns #d390
Select Hymns: adapted to the devotional exercises of the Baptist denomination (2nd ed.) #99Page Scan
Social Hymns, and Spiritual Songs: adapted to private and public worship, selected from various authors #227Page Scan
The Advent Harp; designed for believers in the speedy coming of Christ #233Page Scan
The American Vocalist: a selection of tunes, anthems, sentences, and hymns, old and new: designed for the church, the vestry, or the parlor; adapted to every variety of metre in common use. (Rev. ed.) #107bPage Scan
The Christian Lyre #141Page Scan
The Christian Lyre: adapted for use in families, prayer meetings, and revivals of religion #141Page Scan
The Christian Lyre: Vol I (8th ed. rev.) #141Page Scan
The Jubilee Harp: a choice selection of psalmody, ancient and modern, designed for use in public and social worship #715Page Scan