“Sail, O Believer”

Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1966
Keywords: religious nonballad Jesus
Found in: US(SE)


"Sail, O believer, sail, Sail over yonder, Sail, O my brother, Sail over yonder." The listener is invited to join in the work and view the promised land. "For Jesus comes... And Jesus locks the doors... And carries the keys away."


  1. Scott-BoA, pp. 197-198, "Sail, O Believer" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. Roud #11976
  3. BI, SBoA197