Let Us Arise

Do you slumber in your tent, Christian soldier

Author: Edmund S. Lorenz
Tune: [Do you slumber in your tent, Christian soldier]
Published in 20 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Do you slumber in your tent, Christian soldier,
While the foe is spreading woe through the land?
Do you note his rising pow’r,
Growing bolder ev’ry hour?
Will he not our land devour while you stand?

Let us arise! all unite!
Let us arise! in our might!
Let us arise! speak for God and the right;
Though our number may be few,
God will lead us grandly through,
And our arms with strength endue by His might.

2 Can you linger in your tent, Christian soldier?
Satan’s smiling o’er your idle delay;
Thousands perish while you wait,
While you counsel and debate;
Heed you not their awful fate as they stray? [Refrain]

3 Let us rise in holy wrath, Christian soldiers,
Crush the evil ‘neath the heal of our might!
Counting cost, no longer wait,
Forward, manhood of the State!
For in God your strength is great for the right. [Refrain]

Source: His Worthy Praise #157

Author: Edmund S. Lorenz

Pseudonymns: John D. Cresswell, L. S. Edwards, E. D. Mund,… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Do you slumber in your tent, Christian soldier
Title: Let Us Arise
Author: Edmund S. Lorenz
Refrain First Line: Let us arise! all unite!



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