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Do Something for Jesus

Go out in the highways and hedges, And gather the wanderers in

Author: A. F. Myers
Tune: [Do Something for Jesus]
Published in 4 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Go out in the highways and hedges,
And gather the wanderers in;
Persuade them to come and seek mercy
Of Jesus who’ll pardon their sin.

Refrain:
Do something for Jesus today,
Do something for Jesus today,
Be faithful and true,
Your life journey thro’;
Do something for Jesus today.

2 Go earnestly, plead with the wayward,
And help them to enter the fold;
Do something, my brother, for Jesus,
For you He bore sorrows untold. [Refrain]

3 Oh, testify freely for Jesus,
Yield fully to His sweet control,
Tell others the hope that you cherish,
And blessings that gladden your soul. [Refrain]

Source: Crowning Day No. 4 #194

Author: A. F. Myers

Augustus (Gus) Franklin Myers USA 1850-1902. Born at Ashland, OH, he was a music composer and publisher. He may have taught music, as his title of ‘Professor’, is noted by one source. His song books include: “The life line”, “The search light” (1894), “The seed sower” (1897). He wrote many lyrics and tunes. He died at Toledo, OH. John Perry  Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Go out in the highways and hedges, And gather the wanderers in
Title: Do Something for Jesus
Author: A. F. Myers
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Do something for Jesus today
Copyright: Public Domain

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Crowning Day No. 4 #194

New Century Carols #80

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Popular Hymns Number 2 #120

The Search Light #28

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