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The Golden Harvest

Go forth, ye heralds of the cross

Author: William Thomas Dale
Tune: [Go forth, ye heralds of the cross]
Published in 2 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Go forth, ye heralds of the cross,
Prepare the highway of the Lord;
His cause must never suffer loss,
Go forth! proclaim His gracious Word!

Chorus:
We have a glorious work to do,
Let each one with the dawn begin;
And as we sow God sends the dew,
At last the sheaves are gathered in.

2 Arise with morning’s early dawn!
And as the sun ascends the sky,
With ceaseless step your way pursue,
Improve the moments as they fly. [Chorus]

3 A golden harvest lies in view,
And there’s abundant work for all;
Behold! the harvesters are few,
O who will answer to the call? [Chorus]


Source: Gospel Praise Book.: a collection of choice gems of sacred song suitable for church service, gospel praise meetings, and family devotions. (Complete ed.) #296

Author: William Thomas Dale

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Text Information

First Line: Go forth, ye heralds of the cross
Title: The Golden Harvest
Author: William Thomas Dale
Refrain First Line: We have a glorious work to do
Copyright: Public Domain

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Gospel Praise Book. #296

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Jewels of Praise #42

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