Historic Hymnals: Song: He Rolled the Sea Away in Songs of Praise and Salvation - when israel out of bondage came

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Noted for his evangelistic fervor, Zelley produced over 1500 poems, hymns, and gospel songs. One of his songs, "He Brought Me Out" with music by Henry L. Gilmour, appears in several denominational hymnals. Cyberhymnal also lists "When Israel Out of Bondage Came" or "He Rolled the Sea Away" with music by Gilmour too. Another of Zelley’s so Author: Henry J. Zelley. When Israel out of bondage came, a sea before them lay; the Lord reached down His mighty hand and rolled the sea away. Then forward still, „tis Jehovah‟s will.

When Israel out of Bondage came, a sea before them lay, my Lord reached down his mighty hand and rolled the sea away. Then forward still is Messiah will. Through the billows dash and spray with a conquering tread we will push ahead, he’ll roll the sea away. 2. Before me was a sea of sin, so great I feared to pray, my heart desire the Saviour. When Israel out of bondage came, A sea before them lay; My Lord reached down His mighty hand, And rolled the sea away. Then forward still—’tis Jehovah’s will, Though the billows dash and spray. With a conq’ring tread we will push ahead; He’ll roll the sea away. Before me was a sea of sin, So great I feared to pray; My heart’s desire the Savior read, And rolled the sea away.

1. When Israel out of bondage came, A sea before them lay; My Lord reached down His mighty hand, And rolled the sea away. Refrain Then forward still—’tis Jehovah’s will,Author: Henry J. Zelley. When Israel out of bondage came, a sea before them lay; the Lord reached down His mighty hand ; and rolled the sea away. Then forward still, „tis Jehovah‟s will.

When Israel out of bondage came, A sea before them lay, The Lord reach’d down His mighty hand, And roll’d the sea away. Chorus Then forward still, ’tis Jehovah’s will, Tho’ the billows dash and spray; With a conw’ring tread we will push ahead, He’ll roll the sea away. . ON THIS DATE Henry J (Jeffreys) Zelley died 3/16/1942. He was born 3/15/1859 at Mt Holly, NJ, youngest child of Noah & Mary (Sever) Zelley “a good woman & full of the Holy Ghost & faith,” attended the public school of Mt Holly, Pennington Seminary, & from Taylor U. received his MA & PhD degrees.