131. [Heralds of Christ, who bear the King's command]

A. 3. Lord, give us strength the road to build,
to see the promised day fulfilled,
War shall be no more and strife shall cease
upon the highway of Peace.

B. 4. Refresh thy people on their way.
Lead us to never-ending day;
Fill our lives with love and grace divine,
Glory and praise be ever Thine.

Text Information
First Line: [Heralds of Christ, who bear the King's command]
Author (B): Daniel C. Roberts
Author (A): Laura S. Copenhaver
Publication Date: 1993
Language: English
Notes: A. Heralds of Christ (United Methodist Hymnal No. 567) B. God of the Ages (United Methodist Hymnal No. 698)
Tune Information
Name: NATIONAL HYMN
Composer: George W. Warren
Composer (descant): Charles H. Webb
Key: E♭ Major
Copyright: Descant © 1965 Shawnee Press
Notes: Descant (Vocal or Instrumental); with harmonization below only; Trumpet suggested. Part transposed for Bᵇ trumpet in Appendix A.



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