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Dare to Be Brave

Dare to be brave, dare to be true

Author: Wilhelmina L. Rooper
Tune: COURAGE (Hume)
Published in 85 hymnals

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Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Dare to be brave, Dare to be true;
Strive for the right, for the Lord is with you.
Work against sin and work against wrong'
Christ is your leader, have courage, be strong.

2 Dare to be brave, Dare to be true;
God is your Father, he watches o’er you.
He knows your needs when e'er you are weak,
Ask him to help you and his guidance seek.

3 Dare to be brave, Dare to be true;
God grant you courage to carry you through.
Try to help others in all you do,
Trust in your leader, he'll carry you through.

Source: Children's Hymnal #115

Author: Wilhelmina L. Rooper

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Text Information

First Line: Dare to be brave, dare to be true
Title: Dare to Be Brave
Author: Wilhelmina L. Rooper
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Fight then, good soldiers
Copyright: Public Domain

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Media

The Cyber Hymnal #1156
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The Cyber Hymnal #1156

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