Keep thy faith steady, my brother

Keep thy faith steady, my brother

Author: Fanny J. Crosby
Tune: [Keep thy faith steady, my brother]
Published in 8 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

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1 Keep thy faith steady, my brother,
Shedding its beautiful ray,
Clear as the brow of the morning,
Bright as the eye of the day.

Refrain:
Tranquilly shining, never declining,
Keep thy faith steady, and wait, oh, wait on the Lord.
Keep thy faith steady, my brother,
Firm as a crock let it be;
Pray, and believe when thou prayest,
Love hath an answer for thee.

2 Keep thy faith steady, my brother,
Looking to Jesus alone;
Then will the blessing thou sleekest
Drop like the dew from his throne. [Refrain]

3 Keep thy faith ready, my brother,
Souls by its light may be won;
Trust till thy journey is over,
Trust till thy life work is done. [Refrain]

Source: On Joyful Wing : A Book of Praise and Song #63

Author: Fanny J. Crosby

Pseudonymns: A.V., Mrs. A. E. Andrews, Mrs. E. A. Andrews, Mrs. E. L. Andrews, James L. Black, Henrietta E. Blair, Charles Bruce, Robert Bruce, Leah Carlton, Eleanor Craddock, Lyman G. Cuyler, D.H.W., Ella Dare, Ellen Dare, Mrs. Ellen Douglass, Lizzie Edwards. Miss Grace Elliot, Grace J. Frances, Victoria Frances, Jennie Garnett, Frank Gould, H. D. K., Frances Hope, Annie L. James, Martha J. Lankton [Langton], Grace Lindsey, Maud Marion, Sallie Martin, Wilson Meade, Alice Monteith, Martha C. Oliver, Mrs. N. D. Plume, Kate Smiley, Sallie Smith, J. L. Sterling, John Sterling, Julia Sterling, Ida Scott Taylor, Mary R. Tilden, Hope Tryaway, Carrie M. Wilson, W.H.D. Frances Jane Crosby, the daughter of John and Mercy Crosby, was born in Sout… Go to person page >

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First Line: Keep thy faith steady, my brother
Author: Fanny J. Crosby
Refrain First Line: Tranquilly shining, never declining

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