The Master Calls

Go forth to the harvest, To the fields of ripened grain

Author: Charles Hutchinson Gabriel
Tune: [Go forth to the harvest]
Published in 3 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Go forth to the harvest,
To the fields of ripened grain,
The Master loud is calling,
Why in idleness remain?
The yield is abundant and the laborers are few,
Then go forth! the Master calls for you!

Refrain:
Then go forth to the harvest of the Lord;
To the field,
And trust His word! The Master’s calling, calling.
Rich is the harvest and the laborers are few,—
Then go forth—the Master calls for you!

2 The grain must be gathered,
And the harvest days go by,
The golden hours are flying—
Who will answer “Here am I”?
The Lord of the harvest seeketh reapers tried and true,
Then go forth! the Master calls for you! [Refrain]

3 Delay not to gather
For the garners over there;
How can you from His bounty,
Withered leaves to judgment bear?
Behold, in His vineyard there is work for all to do,
Then go forth! the Master calls for you! [Refrain]

Source: Sunshine No. 2: songs for the Sunday school #58

Author: Charles Hutchinson Gabriel

Pseudonymns: C. D. Emerson, S. B. Jackson, Jennie Ree  Go to person page >

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First Line: Go forth to the harvest, To the fields of ripened grain
Title: The Master Calls
Author: Charles Hutchinson Gabriel
Refrain First Line: Then go forth to the harvest of the Lord

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Sunshine No. 2: songs for the Sunday school #58

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