Brave Christian Soldiers

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.

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. Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Brave Christian soldiers, gallantly marching
Title: Brave Christian Soldiers
Author: Emma Pitt
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Cheerfully marching, faithfully marching
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 9 of 9)
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Fair as the Morning. Hymns and Tunes for Praise in the Sunday-School #159

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The Morning Light #d8

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