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Master, we thy footsteps follow

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1. Master, we Thy footsteps follow,
We Thy Word obey,
Hear us, Thy dear name confessing,
While we pray.

2. Now into Thy death baptizèd,
We ourselves would be
Dead to all the sin that made
Thy Calvary.

3. Rising with Thee, make us like Thee,
In Thy love and care,
In Thy zeal, and in Thy labor,
And Thy prayer.

4. Let the love that knows no failing
Cast out all our fears,
Let Thy pure and faithful Spirit
Fill our years.

5. Till we hear the trumpets sounding
On the other side,
And forever, in Thy Heaven
We abide.

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #4390

Author: Frederick A. Jackson

Jackson, Frederick Arthur, was born Jan. 28, 1867, at Longford, Warwick. He entered the Baptist ministry in 1888 and since 1901 has been minister at Old Basford, Nottingham. He published a volume of poems in 1902 as Just Beyond. Of the hymns noted here No. l was written for the Christian Endeavour Hymnal 1906, the rest for the Sunday School Hymnary, 1905. 1. Come home, sad heart, come home. The Prodigal. 2. Father, now we thank Thee. For Infants. 3. Fight for the right, boys. Boys' Brigade. 4. Join we all in gladsome singing. For the Sunday School. 5. There is a Book that comes to me. Holy Scripture. 6. Where the flag of Britain flies. National. In the Sunday School Hymnary, 1905, the hymn "If I were a beautiful… Go to person page >

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First Line: Master, we thy footsteps follow
Author: Frederick A. Jackson

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