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Hear the temperance call, freemen

Hear the temperance call, freemen

Author: C. G. Goodwin
Tune: THE TEMPERANCE CALL
Published in 35 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Hear the temp'rance call,
Freemen one and all,
Hear your country's earnest cry;
See your native land
Life her beck'ning hand;
Sons of freedom, come ye nigh.

Chorus:
Starve the monster from our shore,
Let his cruel reign be o'er;
Starve the monster from our shore,
Let his cruel reign be o'er.

2 Leave the shop and farm,
Leave your bright hearths warm;
Work and pray the lost to save;
Let your leaders be
True and noble, free,
Fearless, temp'rate, good, and grave. [Chorus]

3 Hail! our Fatherland,
Here thy children stand,
All resolv'd, united, true;
In the temp'rance cause
Ne'er to faint or pause!
This our purpose is, and vow. [Chorus]

Source: Christ in Song: for all religious services nearly one thousand best gospel hymns, new and old with responsive scripture readings (Rev. and Enl.) #587

Author: C. G. Goodwin

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Text Information

First Line: Hear the temperance call, freemen
Author: C. G. Goodwin
Refrain First Line: Chase the monster from our shore

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 35 of 35)
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Augsburg Songs for Sunday Schools and other services #214

Augsburg Songs, Nos. l and 2 Combined #d111

Bells of Heaven #d120

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Bugle Notes for the Temperance Army #94

Christ in Song #d190

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Christ in Song #587

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Gospel Gems Number 1 #178

Hymns for Use in Divine Worship ... Seventh-Day Adventists #d400

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Ideal Sunday School Hymns #214

Maynard's Selected Sabbath School Hymns. 4th ed. #d58

New Anti-Saloon Songs #d32

New Junior Songs #d30

Popular Hymns No. 3 #d50

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Select Songs No. 2 #244

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Songs for Young People #122

Sunday School Voices, No.2 #d72

Temperance Glee Book #d10

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Temperance Jewels #76

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Temperance Rallying Songs #61

Temperance Song Herald #d32

The Imperial Harmony #d94

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The Methodist Sunday School Hymnal #252

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The New Canadian Hymnal #103

The Re-Charged Live Wire #d9

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The Seventh-Day Adventist Hymn and Tune Book #1391

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The Singing Book for Boys' and Girls' Meetings #42

The Temperance Crusade #d25

The Temperance Song Banner #d29

The Temperance Songbook ... for the W.C.T.U. Loyal Temperance Legion ... #d13

The Tidal Wave #d19

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Triumphant Songs No.4 #95

Worship in Song #d77

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Young Singer's Friend #s103

Youthful Songs for Junior Societies #d12

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