William H. Clark

Short Name: William H. Clark
Full Name: Clark, William H., 1854-1925
Birth Year: 1854
Death Year: 1925

Clark, William Henry. (Racine, Wisconsin, April 8, 1854--November 8, 1925, Rome, New York). Free Methodist. In his infancy, his parents returned to their former home in New York State, where his mother soon died, and his father married a close friend of hers, who forecast, after William's conversion in 1873, that one day he would be a bishop. He served the Susquehanna Conference of his denomination as a pastor and district superintendent from 1876 until 1919, when his stepmother's prediction came true. Meanwhile, he had been a member of the joint commission of the Free and Wesleyan Methodist Churches which compiled the Hymnal of 1910, and contributed some items to it. He died in office, requesting no eulogy at his funeral.

--Arlene Clyde, DNAH Archives, rev. Hugh McKellar


Texts by William H. Clark (24)sort ascendingAsAuthority LanguagesInstances
Wouldst thou strengthen thy soul for life's stern endeavorWilliam H. Clark (Author)3
When we have reached the heavenly plainsWilliam H. Clark (Author)English4
We come, we come, a mighty hostW. H. Clark (Author)2
'Twas wondrous love, 'twas love divineWm. H. Clark (Author)English8
To thy Father's house returningWm. H. Clark (Author)2
To save the world the Savior came; It was for this in mercyWilliam H. Clark (Author (Chorus))English2
There's One to whom I'll surely goWilliam H. Clark (Author)English2
The Master has come and he calleth for theeWilliam H. Clark (Author)2
The Master has come and he callethWilliam H. Clark (Author)2
Skoent klingar namnet Jesus klartWilliam H. Clark (Author)2
See where the living waters glideWilliam H. Clark (Author)12
Let little children come to Me, The blessed Jesus saidWm. H. Clark (Author)2
Jesus is near, so near, so nearWilliam H. Clark (Author)English8
I'm helpless, Lord, to Thee I flyW. H. Clark (Author)English9
How sweet the tidings, mercy's freeWilliam H. Clark (Author)English6
Heart of love, enfolding allRev. W. H. Clark (Author)2
Go forward, is the great commandWilliam H. Clark (Author)4
Give to Jesus glory, Give to Jesus gloryW. H. Clark (Author)English2
From mountain top and dewy valeW. H. Clark (Author)English10
Blessed be the name! Blessed be the name!W. H. Clark (Author)1
Beloved sons of GodWilliam H. Clark (Author)1
Beloved, sleep, thy conflicts now are pastWilliam Henry Clark, 1854-? (Author)4
All praise to him who reigns aboveW. H. Clark (Author)English147
被殺羔羊,完成救贖,被神高舉天上 (Bèi shā gāoyáng, wánchéng jiùshú, bèi shén gāojǔ tiānshàng)William H. Clark (Author)Chinese2
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