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What though my joys and comfort die?
The Lord my savior liveth.
What though the darkness gather round?
Songs in the night he giveth.

(My Life Flows On In Endless Song)

O March, March Away

O march, march away, the bugle now is calling

Author: Sallie Keep Best
Tune: O COME, COME AWAY
Published in 6 hymnals

Representative Text

1 Oh, march, march away, the bugle now is calling
For volunteers; ‘mid song and cheers,
Oh, march, march away;
The Saviour will your captain be
And lead you forth to victory,
For sin’s your enemy,
Then march, march away.

2 Oh, march, march away, the battle now is raging;
Let armor shine, fall into line,
And march, march away;
The enemy is bold and strong,
But with your shield of prayer and song
You’ll win the foe ere long,
Then march, march away.

3 Oh, march, march away, have faith in Christ, your leader,
You ne’er will fall, though foes assail,
Then march, march away;
He’ll lead you to that golden shore
Where sin and fear molest no more,
To meet friends gone before,
Then march, march away.

4 Oh, march, march away; fear not the toil and danger,
With Him so dear forever near,
Oh, march, march away;
He’ll take the wounded to His breast,
He’ll grant you every good request,
He’ll give you peace and rest,
Then march, march away.

Source: Sunshine No. 2: songs for the Sunday school #43

Author: Sallie Keep Best

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Text Information

First Line: O march, march away, the bugle now is calling
Title: O March, March Away
Author: Sallie Keep Best

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 6 of 6)
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Gospel Carols #113

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Inspiring songs No. 1 #118

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Light and Life Songs #43

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Little Branches No. 4 #61

Sing, Children, Sing #d32

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Sunshine No. 2 #43

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