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Go tell the story today

Go tell the wonderful story today

Author: Will H. Ruebush
Tune: [Go tell the wonderful story today]
Published in 1 hymnal

Audio files: MIDI

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1 Go tell the wonderful story today,
Tell it today, do not delay,
Gladden some heart on its sorrowing way,
Go tell the story today.

Refrain:
Go tell the news where the weary may be,
Go and the sorrowing captive set free,
Go tell of Jesus who saves you and me,
Go tell the story today.

2 Go tell the story what Jesus has done,
Tell it today, do not delay—
Praises to God for the gift of His Son,
Go tell the story today. [Refrain]

3 Go tell the weary who struggled with sin,
Tell it today, do not delay—
Speak to them gently and gather them in,
Go tell the story today. [Refrain]

Source: Crowning Day No. 5 #90

Author: Will H. Ruebush

William Howe Ruebush (Will H. Ruebush) 1873-1956 Born: June 4, 1873, Sing­ers Glen, Vir­gin­ia. Died: October 6, 1956, Elk­ton, Vir­gin­ia. A vo­cal mu­sic teach­er ear­ly in his ca­reer, Rue­bush di­rect­ed an ar­my band in France in World War I. Af­ter the war, he led ma­ny ci­vil­ian or­ches­tras and bands, and taught at sev­er­al schools, in­clud­ing the Shen­an­do­ah Con­serv­a­to­ry of Mu­sic in Day­ton, Vir­gin­ia. He com­posed ma­ny marches, in­clud­ing The Stone­wall Bri­gade March, Shen­an­do­ah, and the Al­ma Ma­ter Song for Tu­lane Un­i­ver­si­ty. Rue­bush spent most of his life in Day­ton, Vir­gin­ia, where he be­came pre­si­dent of the Rue­bush-Kieff­er Pub­… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Go tell the wonderful story today
Title: Go tell the story today
Author: Will H. Ruebush
Refrain First Line: Go tell the news where the weary
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