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Move forward, valiant men and strong

Move forward, valiant men and strong

Author: George W. Crofts
Tune: [Move forward! valiant men and strong]
Published in 32 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, MusicXML
Audio files: MIDI

Full Text

1 Move forward! valiant men and strong,
Ye who have prayed and labored long;
The time has come for you to rise,
For lo! the sun rolls up the skies.

Chorus:
Move forward, move forward,
All along the line,
Move forward, move forward,
The light begins to shine.

2 Move forward! each and every one,
The golden harvest is begun,
Ye reapers, come from glen and glade
And wield the sickle’s glitt'ring blade. [Chorus]

3 Move forward! reaping as you move!
Angels are watching from above!
Around are witnesses a host;
Arouse ye now and save the lost. [Chorus]

4 Move forward! day will die full soon;
How quickly evening follows noon!
Now is the time to work and pray;
Let glory crown the dying day. [Chorus]

Source: Victory Songs: For the Church, Sunday School and Evangelistic Services. #152

Author: George W. Crofts

We have little data on Crofts, except that he was a minister. --www.hymntime.com/tch/ Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Move forward, valiant men and strong
Author: George W. Crofts
Refrain First Line: Move forward, move forward

Timeline

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #4339
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)



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