Sky light

While on life's stormy sea my bark is driven

Author: S. Dryden Phelps
Published in 8 hymnals

Author: S. Dryden Phelps

Phelps, Sylvanus Dryden, D.D., was born at Suffield, Connecticut, May 15, 1816, and educated at Brown University, where he graduated in 1844. In 1846 he became pastor of the first Baptist Church, New Haven. Dr. Phelps is the Editor of The Christian Secretary, Hartford. His publications include, Eloquence of Nature, and Other Poems, 1842; Sunlight and Hearthlight, 1856; the Poet's Song, 1867, &c. He is the author of the following hymns:— 1. Christ, Who came my soul to save. Holy Baptism. 2. Did Jesus weep for me? Lent. 3. Saviour, Thy dying love. Passiontide. 4. Sons of day, arise from slumber. Home Missions. 5. This rite our blest Redeemer gave. Holy Baptism. Of these Nos. 1 and 4 appeared in the Baptist ed. of the Ply… Go to person page >

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First Line: While on life's stormy sea my bark is driven
Title: Sky light
Author: S. Dryden Phelps



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Hymns for the Use of the Sunday School of Trinity Methodist Episcopal Church, Jersey City #d184
Schools Lyrics #d252
Sunday School Songs. 3rd ed. #d141
Sunday-School Songs: a new collection of hymns and tunes specially prepared for the use of Sunday-schools and for social and family worship. (3rd. ed.) #69Page Scan
The Casket of Sunday School Melodies, Complete. Compiled from Caskets Nos.1 and 2 with Several Additional Pieces #d214
The Public School Hymnal, for the Use of High Schools and Seminaries. New and enl. ed. #d290
The Public School Hymnal: for the use of high schools and seminaries #155Page Scan
Vestry Chimes: a choice collection of sacred music, adapted to all occasions of social and family worship #45Page Scan