Like an army We are marching in the service

Like an army We are marching in the service

Author: Fanny Crosby
Tune: [Like an army we are marching] (Kirkpatrick)
Published in 15 hymnals

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1 Like an army we are marching,
In the service of the Lord;
Marching onward to the vict'ry
He has promised in his word.

Chorus:
Marching, marching,
Marching brave and strong,
Like an army we are marching,
While we sing our happy song.

2 Like an army we are marching,
With our banners, day by day,
Looking ever unto Jesus,
Trusting him to guide our way. [Chorus]

3 Like an army we are marching,
From the Sunday-school we come;
Trained to follow our Commander,
Till he brings us safely home. [Chorus]

4 Like an army we are marching,
Many trials tho' we meet,
We shall count them scores of blessings,
When we rest at Jesus' feet. [Chorus]

Source: Junior Songs: a collection of sacred hymns and songs; for use in meetings of junior societies, Sunday Schools, etc. #53

Author: Fanny Crosby

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First Line: Like an army We are marching in the service
Author: Fanny Crosby
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Marching, marching, marching brave and strong
Copyright: Public Domain

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