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Many a soul in the battle of life

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1 Many a soul in the battle of life Trembles with fear at the din and the strife, Bearing alone, amid trial and care, Burdens and sorrows God bids you to share. Refrain: Do something for others, Something for others today! Duty demands it, And Jesus commands it! Do something for others today. 2 Many in doubt or in fear of the way, Mutely appeal for your guidance today; On your demeanor the choice may depend— Are you concerned for the stranger or friend? [Refrain] 3 Many, disheartened by cruel deceit, Broken and worn by the pangs of defeat, Doubting, despairingly, helplessly stand, Waiting, perhaps, for your strengthening hand. [Refrain] 4 Many are turning away from the right Into the maze of the shadows of night; Go to them, speak to them, over them pray, Help them, support them—do something today. [Refrain]

Source: Great Revival Hymns No. 2 #79

Author: Charles Hutchinson Gabriel

Pseudonyms: C. D. Emerson, Charlotte G. Homer, S. B. Jackson, A. W. Lawrence, Jennie Ree… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Many a soul in the battle of life
Author: Charles Hutchinson Gabriel
Refrain First Line: Do something for others
Copyright: Public Domain

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Great Revival Hymns No. 2 #79

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