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The Harvest is Waiting

Oh, brother the harvest is ready

Author: Flora Hamilton Cassel
Tune: [O brother the harvest is ready]
Published in 1 hymnal

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Oh, brother the harvest is ready,
The grain standeth white in the field,
Go work while the sun shineth o’er us,
Abundant and glorious the yield.

Refrain:
The night is not long in its coming,
The rain in its season will fall;
The grain that is left ungathered,
Will be lost beyond recall.

2 Oh, thrust in thy sickle my brother,
The days pass so swiftly away;
The grain is all ripe for the harvest,
The loss will be great in delay. [Refrain]

3 The Lord of the harvest is waiting,
The sheaves of the bright golden grain;
He calls to the lab’rers to hasten,
Ere falleth the pitiless rain. [Refrain]

4 Oh, sweet will thy joy be, my brother,
When coming at close of the day,
To bring all your sheaves to the Master,
And hear the “well done” He will say. [Refrain]

Source: Calvary's Praises #26

Author: Flora Hamilton Cassel

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Text Information

First Line: Oh, brother the harvest is ready
Title: The Harvest is Waiting
Author: Flora Hamilton Cassel
Refrain First Line: The night is not long in its coming
Copyright: Public Domain

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Calvary's Praises #26

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