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The Cross of Calvary

Adown thru all the years before us

Author: May M. Brewster
Tune: [Adown thru all the years before us]
Published in 1 hymnal

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Adown thru all the years before us,
Along the path we cannot see,
There streams a light so radiant o’er us,
From the cross of Calvary.

Refrain:
The cross, the cross of Jesus!
There He died for you, and me;
Thru joy or grief in this I’m trusting,
The cross of Calvary.

2 A light the sun can never borrow,
A light that glows o’er land and sea,
Will ever shine thru joy or sorrow,
From the cross of Calvary. [Refrain]

3 Then lift the cross and tell its story,
And all the world shall be made free,
As they behold the wondrous glory,
Of the cross of Calvary. [Refrain]

Source: The Excelsior Hymnal #55

Author: May M. Brewster

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Text Information

First Line: Adown thru all the years before us
Title: The Cross of Calvary
Author: May M. Brewster
Language: English
Refrain First Line: The cross, the cross
Copyright: Public Domain

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The Excelsior Hymnal #55

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