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Brother, heed the warning cry

Brother, heed the warning cry

Author: Susie T. Matthews
Tune: [Brother, heed the warning cry]
Published in 3 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Brother, heed the warning cry,
O’er and o’er repeating,
Death and woe are drawing nigh
As your pulse is beating.

Refrain:
Brother, make a start for Heaven now;
Hear the invitation given now;
Tomorrow may be never,
And woe your portion ever!
Brother, make a start for Heaven now!
Just now, just now.

2 Brother can you heedless hear,
How the Savior suffered?
How that groans and blood and tears
Bought the pardon offered? [Refrain]

3 Life you feel in every vein,
Think you death’s retreating?
You forget that grain by grain
Life and time are fleeting. [Refrain]

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #9672

Author: Susie T. Matthews

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Text Information

First Line: Brother, heed the warning cry
Author: Susie T. Matthews
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Brother, make a start for Heaven now
Copyright: Public Domain

Timeline

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #9672
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)

Instances

Instances (1 - 1 of 1)
TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #9672

Include 2 pre-1979 instances
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