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570. Faith of Our Fathers!

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1 Faith of our fathers! living still
in spite of dungeon, fire and sword;
O how our hearts beat high with joy
whene'er we hear God's glorious Word:

Refrain:
Faith of our fathers, holy faith!
We will be true to thee till death.

2 Our fathers, chained in prisons dark,
were still in heart and conscience free;
and blest would be their children's fate
if they, like them, should die for thee: [Refrain]

3 Faith of our fathers! God's great pow'r
shall draw all nations unto thee;
and through the truth that comes from God
his people shall indeed be free: [Refrain]

4 Faith of our fathers! we will love
both friend and foe in all our strife,
and preach thee, too, as love knows how
by witness true and virtuous life: [Refrain]

Text Information
First Line: Faith of our fathers! living still
Title: Faith of Our Fathers!
Author: Frederick W. Faber (1849; alt.; Alt.1961)
Refrain First Line: Faith of our fathers, holy faith
Meter: 8.8.8.8.8.8.
Language: English
Publication Date: 1990
Scripture:
Topic: The Christian Life: Christian Warfare; Adversaries; Faith: Living by
Tune Information
Name: ST CATHERINE
Composer: Henri F. Hemy (1864)
Arranger: James George Walton (1821-1905) (1870)
Meter: 8.8.8.8.8.8.
Key: G Major



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