Bear the cross; the crown will be the brighter

Bear the cross; the crown will be the brighter

Author: Helen R. Young
Tune: [Bear the cross; the crown will be the brighter]
Published in 4 hymnals

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1 Bear the cross; the crown will be the brighter
If through faith and patience it is won;
Weary not; thy burden will seem lighter
For the consciousness of duty done.

Refrain:
Bear the cross, bear the cross;
All the brighter will be the crown;
Bear the cross, bear the cross;
All the brighter will be the crown.

2 Bear the cross, nor ever faint or falter;
For the right be ever firm and true;
Naught can e’er His gracious purpose alter,
Who in tender love hath chosen you. [Refrain]

3 Bear the cross; the night will soon be over,
And the long expected light will come;
All the past His precious love will cover
With the joy of endless rest and home. [Refrain]

Source: The Bright Array #81

Author: Helen R. Young

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First Line: Bear the cross; the crown will be the brighter
Author: Helen R. Young

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