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America for Christ

Dear Savior, we our love would show

Author: James Bruce Mackay
Tune: [Dear Saviour, we our love would show]
Published in 5 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Dear Saviour, we our love would show,
That all the world might see,
The joy, the rest, the peace they know,
Who love and worship Thee.

America, America!
Thro’out, from sea to sea.
We want America for Christ,
America, the free.

2 Help us, the gospel news to tell,
Till not our hearts alone;
But all who come with us to dwell,
Thy sov’reign right shall own. [Refrain]

3 O send us forth as flaming brands,
Whose sacred beams shall shine;
Till those in all our Island lands,
Behold the light divine. [Refrain]

4 Thy wondrous grace on us bestow,
And fill each heart and mind,
That we with zeal may forward go,
To help and bless mankind. [Refrain]

Source: New Songs of Pentecost No. 2 #145

Author: James Bruce Mackay

Late 19th Century  Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Dear Savior, we our love would show
Title: America for Christ
Author: James Bruce Mackay
Refrain First Line: America, America, throughout from sea to sea



Instances (1 - 5 of 5)

Chorus Selections #d4

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Ideal Sunday School Hymns #187

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New Songs of Pentecost No. 2 #145

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The Gospel Message No. 1 #4

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The Gospel Message No. 2 #104

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