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Brave Christian soldiers, gallantly marching

Brave Christian soldiers, gallantly marching

Author: Emma Pitt
Tune: [Brave Christian soldiers, gallantly marching] (Kurzenknabe)
Published in 9 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Brave Christian soldiers, gallantly marching,
Joyful and bright, O sing all the way!
Gird on your armor, gird on your armor,
Jesus is leading and you must obey.

Refrain:
Cheerfully marching, faithfully marching,
Jesus will lead you all the bright way,
Joyfully singing, heartily singing,
Lift up your hearts to your Saviour today.

2 Your Captain loves you, tenderly loves you,
Kindly He speaks to all here today;
Lift up your voices, glad anthems raising,
He will be with you and point out the way. [Refrain]

3 March, valiant soldiers, onward to glory,
Hearts ever happy, hearts ever brave;
Jesus will guide you, vic’try awaits you,
Jesus is leading and Jesus can save. [Refrain]

Source: Fair as the Morning. Hymns and Tunes for Praise in the Sunday-School #159

Author: Emma Pitt

Born: 1846, Maryland. Pitt was living in Bal­ti­more, Mar­y­land, by 1880, and through at least 1910. She may have died be­fore 1920, as the daugh­ter with whom she was living in 1910 was on her own and still sin­gle in 1920. --www.hymntime.com Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Brave Christian soldiers, gallantly marching
Author: Emma Pitt
Refrain First Line: Cheerfully marching, faithfully marching

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 9 of 9)
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Augsburg Songs No. 2 #73

Augsburg Songs, Nos. l and 2 Combined #d28

Beautiful Songs for Sunday Schools #d18

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Beautiful Songs; a new and choice collection of songs for the sunday school. Also, a responsive service for each month in the year #11

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Fair as the Morning. Hymns and Tunes for Praise in the Sunday-School #159

Gems from Augsburg Songs for Sunday Schools and other Services #d12

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Silvery Echoes of Praise and Prayer #49

The Morning Light #d8

The Morning Light, Enlarged #d14

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