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O child of God, be true

O child of God, be true

Author: Helen R. Young
Tune: [O child of God, be true]
Published in 6 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 O child of God, be true,
Be noble, strong, and brave;
Though helpers may be few,
Thy God is near to save.

Refrain:
O child of God, be true, be true;
With all the world against thee,
O child of God, be true.

2 Fear not to claim His might,
The battle is not thine;
Walk not be feeble sight,
But trust the grace divine. [Refrain]

3 O child of God, stand fast,
Yield not to doubt and fear;
keep that which now thou hast;
The King will soon appear. [Refrain]

4 Be earnest in the fight,
Be valiant for the Lord;
And then a crown of life
Will be thy sure reward. [Refrain]

Source: The Bright Array #63

Author: Helen R. Young

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Text Information

First Line: O child of God, be true
Author: Helen R. Young
Language: English
Refrain First Line: O child of God, be true, be true
Copyright: Public Domain

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Instances

Instances (1 - 6 of 6)
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Royal Hymnal #165

Sacred Songs for the Baptist Young People's Union 10th International Convention #9

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Select Gems #159

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Songs of the Kingdom #142

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The Bright Array #63

The Praise Hymnal #429

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