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Shining for Jesus

Are you shining for Jesus, my brother

Author: Lilla M. Alexander
Tune: [Are you shining for Jesus, my brother]
Published in 9 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Are you shining for Jesus, my brother,
Shining so clear and so bright,
That the souls that are perishing around you
May be guided to Him by your light?

Refrain:
Shining for Jesus,
Are you shining today?
Shining for Jesus,
Shining all the way.
Shining for Jesus,
In this world of care;
Shining for Jesus,
Shining everywhere.

2 Are you shining for Jesus, my brother,
Shining in deed and in word?
Is your life by its purity showing
The likeness of Jesus your Lord? [Refrain]

3 Are you shining for Jesus, my brother,
Shining for truth and for right,
Where bold unbelief and its minions
Are posing as angels of light? [Refrain]

4 Oh! shine out for Jesus, my brother,
Shine where He needs you the most;
And shine where the darkness hangs deepest
O’er the path of the straying and lost. [Refrain]

5 Shine only and always for Jesus,
Then, when your toiling is o’er,
In mansions of glory eternal
You shall shine as the stars evermore. [Refrain]

Source: Sacred Songs No. 2 #150

Author: Lilla M. Alexander

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Text Information

First Line: Are you shining for Jesus, my brother
Title: Shining for Jesus
Author: Lilla M. Alexander
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Shining for Jesus, are you shining today
Copyright: Public Domain

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 9 of 9)
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Alexander's Hymns No. 3 #94

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Favorite Sacred Songs #22

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Male Chorus No. 2 #71

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Northfield Hymnal #127

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Sacred Songs No. 2 #150

Sacred Songs No. 2 (words ed.) #d5

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The Gospel Choir No. 2 #22

The Pathway of Praise No. 1 #d6

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Young People's Songs of Praise #138

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