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Send the Gospel Faster

Go to all the world and preach the gospel

Author: Albert B. Simpson
Tune: [Go to all the world and preach the gospel] (Simpson)
Published in 3 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 “Go to all the world and preach the gospel,”
Was the last commandment of the Master;
And the answer comes from ev’ry nation;
“We are dying, send the gospel faster.”

Chorus:
Faster, faster, faster!
Save, oh, save them from disaster;
Hear their pleading cry;
Help them ere they die;
Who will answer,
“Here am I, send me, send me.”

2 As men swiftly fly on wings of mercy
Where some tidings come of dire disaster;
So, before a thousand millions perish,
Let us haste to send the gospel faster. [Chorus]

3 Oh, how much we spend for earthly trifles,
And neglect the need that’s so much vaster;
Was us, Master, from our guilty trifling,
Help us send the gospel faster, faster. [Chorus]


Source: Hymns of the Christian Life #467

Author: Albert B. Simpson

Albert B. Simpson was the founder of The Christian and Missionary Alliance. Dianne Shapiro Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Go to all the world and preach the gospel
Title: Send the Gospel Faster
Author: Albert B. Simpson
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Faster, faster, faster
Copyright: Public Domain

Timeline

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #14032
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)

Instances

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The Cyber Hymnal #14032

Include 2 pre-1979 instances
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