1765. God Help Our Country to Be Strong

1. God help our country to be strong,
’Gainst all the battle-hosts of wrong;
In all we pledge or think or do
God help our country to be true.

2. God hold our nation’s aim sincere,
God save her heart from coward fear,
God prosper her with true success,
And crown her head with worthiness.

3. From foe without and foe within,
From open shame and hidden sin,
From boastful pride and greedy store,
God keep our nation evermore!

Text Information
First Line: God help our country to be strong
Title: God Help Our Country to Be Strong
Author: Amos R. Wells, 1862-1933
Meter: LM
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain
Tune Information
Name: DEUS TUORUM MILITUM
Meter: LM
Incipit: 13515 43211 31671
Key: C Major
Source: Grenoble Antiphoner, 1753
Copyright: Public Domain



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