660. Standing by a purpose true

1 Standing by a purpose true,
Heeding God's command,
Honor them, the faithful few!
All hail to Daniel's band!

Refrain:
Dare to be a Daniel!
Dare to stand alone!
Dare to have a purpose firm!
Dare to make it known!

2 Many mighty men are lost,
Daring not to stand,
Who for God had been a host
By joining Daniel's band! [Refrain]

3 Many giants, great and tall,
Stalking thro' the land,
Headlong to the earth would fall,
If met by Daniel's band! [Refrain]

4 Hold the gospel banner high;
On to vict'ry grand!
Satan and his host defy,
And shout for Daniel's band. [Refrain]

Text Information
First Line: Standing by a purpose true
Author: Philip P. Bliss (1873)
Publication Date: 1961
Meter: 7. 5. 7. 6. with refrain
Scripture: Daniel 6:13; Daniel 6:16
Topic: Christ: Birth of; Conflict with Sin; Courage (1 more...)
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Dare to be a Daniel!
Tune Information
Name: DANIEL
Composer: Philip P. Bliss (1873)
Meter: 7. 5. 7. 6. with refrain
Key: A♭ Major



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