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Fly Your Banners

In the name of Christ Fling your banners out

Author: Palmer Hartsough
Tune: [In the name of Christ fling your banners out]
Published in 7 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 In the name of Christ fling your banners out,
Let them fly, let them fly;
All ye valiant ones, let your rallying shout
Rend the sky, rend the sky,
Now we see the brightness of his Word,
And we hail the rising dawn,
Now Jehovah takes his conqu'ring sword,
And his cause goes marching on.

Chorus:
In the name of Christ fling your banners out,
Let them fly, let them fly;
Lift, ye valiant ones, your rallying shout
To do or die;
In the name of Christ let them fly,
In the name of Christ let them fly;
O let your banners fly,
Let your banners fly.

2 That the tidings blest may be borne abroad,
Give your hand, give your hand,
That your place be filled in the ranks of God,
Take your stand, take your stand,
And no ill thy soul unmoved shall see,
In the battle's din and shock,
For the Lord himself thy strength shall be,
And thine everlasting Rock. [Chorus]

Source: The Voice of Praise: a compilation of the very best sacred songs for us in Sunday Schools and praise services #122

Author: Palmer Hartsough

Palmer Hartsough was educated in Plymouth, Ypsilanti and Kalamazoo, Michigan. In 1893 he became associated with the Fillmore Brothers of Cincinnati, Ohio. He was a teacher of vocal music. He lived in Ontario, Wisconsin. Dianne Shapiro, from "The Singers and Their Songs: sketches of living gospel hymn writers" by Charles Hutchinson Gabriel (Chicago: The Rodeheaver Company, 1916) Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: In the name of Christ Fling your banners out
Title: Fly Your Banners
Author: Palmer Hartsough

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 7 of 7)

A Hymnal for Joyous Youth #d98

Fillmore's Sunday School Songs No. 2 #d16

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Jubilant Voices for Sunday Schools and Devotional Meetings #156

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Magnificat #161

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The Redeemer's Praise #158

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The Voice of Praise #122

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Uplifted Voices #141

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