78. We Shall Triumph

1 Hark! I hear a shout along the line;
Christ is leading with His love divine;
"On, ye Christian soldiers, brave and true!"
This command is giv'n to me and you.

Chorus:
Christ is leading this mighty army on;
We shall triumph over sin and wrong,
Each recruit has the armor of the Lord,
It is taken from His precious word.

2 We shall triumph in His glorious might;
We will keep our gospel armor bright;
"On," He calls, "on, on to victory!
Rise! take up your cross and follow me." [Chorus]

3 He, our Fortress, is our sure reward;
We shall triumph, guided by His word;
Sound His order all along the line!
Christ, the blessed Lord doth bid us shine. [Chorus]

Text Information
First Line: Hark! I hear a shout a long the line
Title: We Shall Triumph
Author: Laura E. Newell
Refrain First Line: Christ is leading this mighty army on
Language: English
Publication Date: 1890
Copyright: By per.
Tune Information
Name: [Hark! I hear a shout a long the line]
Composer: C. E. Leslie
Incipit: 55133 21711 6165
Key: B♭ Major
Copyright: By per.



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