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I've Enlisted

I've enlisted in the army of the Lord today

Author: A. R. Walton
Tune: [I've enlisted in the army of the Lord today]
Published in 4 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, MusicXML
Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1. I’ve enlisted in the army of the Lord today,
Fighting ever for the truth and right;
Safely guided by Jehovah in the King’s highway,
He will lead His army day and night.

Refrain
I’ve enlisted in the army
I am pressing onward day by day,
I’ve enlisted in the army,
And I’m walking in the King’s highway.

2. I’ve enlisted as a soldier for Immanuel,
And I’m going forth to press the fray,
Fighting ’neath the Gospel banner ev’ry foe will quell,
And I’ll gain the vict’ry day by day. [Refrain]

3. I’ve enlisted in the army of the heav’nly King,
Tho’ the battle may be fierce and long;
Some day I shall come rejoicing and my trophies bring,
Then I’ll sing and shout the victor’s song. [Refrain]

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #3138

Author: A. R. Walton

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Text Information

First Line: I've enlisted in the army of the Lord today
Title: I've Enlisted
Author: A. R. Walton

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The Cyber Hymnal #3138
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The Cyber Hymnal #3138

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