Text:They Who Jesus' Followers Are
Author (stanza 1):John Gambold
Author (stanza 2,3):Charles Wesley, 1707-1788
Author (stanza 4):Frederick William Foster
Tune:HERRNHUT
Composer:J. Thommen

672. They Who Jesus' Followers Are

1 They who Jesus’ followers are
and enjoy his faithful care,
by a mutual, hearty love
their belief in Jesus prove.

2 By your reconciling love
ev'ry stumbling-block remove;
each to each unite, endear;
come, and spread your banner here.

3 Let us each for others care,
Each another's burden bear,
To your church a pattern give,
showing how believers live.

4 May it to the world appear
that we your disciples are
by our loving mutually,
by our Christian unity.

Text Information
First Line: They who Jesus' followers are
Title: They Who Jesus' Followers Are
Author (stanza 4): Frederick William Foster (1789, alt.)
Author (stanza 1): John Gambold (1742)
Author (stanza 2,3): Charles Wesley, 1707-1788 (alt.)
Meter: 7.7.7.7. Trochaic
Language: English
Publication Date: 1995
Scripture: ; ; ;
Topic: Fellowship and Family Life; Christ's Example; Discipleship (2 more...)
Tune Information
Name: HERRNHUT
Composer: J. Thommen (1745)
Meter: 7.7.7.7. Trochaic
Key: E♭ Major
Source: Herrnhut (c. 1735); C. Gregor Choralbuch (1784)
Notes: 11 A in 1891 Offices of Worship and Hymns



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