1816–1878

Introduction

Born: Ap­ril 27, 1816, Eng­land.

Died: Ju­ly 2, 1878, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, Eng­land.

Buried: Cheltenham, Eng­land.

Mary was the daugh­ter of John Deck, sis­ter of hym­nist James Deck, and wife of Dr. Edward Walker, sometime Rector of Cheltenham, England (married 1848).

Several of her hymns ap­peared as leaflets, others in her husband’s Psalms and Hymns for Public and Social Worship, 1855.

  1. He Came, Whose Embassy Was Peace
  2. I Have Christ!
  3. I Journey, Through a Desert Drear and Wild
  4. Jesus, I Will Trust Thee
  5. Lord, Thou Didst Love Jerusalem
  6. O God, Our Savior, from Thy Birth
  7. O Joyful Tidings Let Us Sing
  8. O Spotless Lamb of God
  9. Wanderer No More Will Roam, The
  10. We Are Not Left to Walk Alone