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 23 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?

Refrain:
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!
Copyright: Public Domain

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 23 of 23)
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Choice Hymns No. 1 #46

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Crowning Day No. 4 #190

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Exalted Praise #133

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His Worthy Praise #157

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Holy Voices for the Sunday School, and other services of the church #244

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Hymns that Help #83

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Jubilate #49

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Pentecostal Hymns No. 3 #26

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Pentecostal Hymns Nos. 3 and 4 Combined #26

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Popular Hymns Number 2 #82

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Songs for Christ and the Church #124

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Songs for Work and Worship #197

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Songs of the Kingdom #102

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Sun-Shine Songs for the Sunday School #113

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The Century Gospel Songs #16

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The King's Message #147

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The New Living Hymns (Living Hymns No. 2) #66

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The Otterbein Hymnal #537

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The People's Hymnal #537

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The Sanctuary Hymnal, published by Order of the General Conference of the United Brethren in Christ #531

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The Standard Sunday School Hymnal #199

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With Heart and Voice #180

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