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Rally for the Royal Master

Rally for the Master

Author: Julia H. Johnston
Published in 2 hymnals

Representative Text

1 Rally for the Master,
Soldiers brave and true,
Keep his blood-stain'd banner
Ever in full view;
In the Christian warfare
Take a valiant stand,
In this work for Jesus,
Come, and lend a hand.

Chorus:
Rally, rally,
Comrades, true and faithful,
Rally, rally,
For the blessed King;
Soldiers of "Endeavor,"
We are his forever,
Let us falter never,
Rally for our King.

2 Rally for the Master,
Give the countersign,
Shout aloud the watchword,
Pass it down the line!
Christ, our Lord, and Saviour,
And the Church he bought,
Claim our glad allegiance,
Love, and time, and thought. [Chorus]

3 Rally for the Master,
For the cause we love;
Crown his name with blessing,
Name all names above!
By his word and Spirit
Conquer in the fight,
Take the world for Jesus,
Glory to his might! [Chorus]

Source: Junior Songs: a collection of sacred hymns and songs; for use in meetings of junior societies, Sunday Schools, etc. #110

Author: Julia H. Johnston

Julia Harriet Johnston, who was born on Jan. 21, 1849, at Salineville, OH, in Columbiana County. Her father was a minister and he mother was a poet. She began writing when she was nine years old but really started writing verse in high school. She lived in Peoria, Ill. Dianne Shapiro, from "The Singers and Their Songs: sketches of living gospel hymn writers" by Charles Hutchinson Gabriel (Chicago: The Rodeheaver Company, 1916) Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Rally for the Master
Title: Rally for the Royal Master
Author: Julia H. Johnston
Refrain First Line: Rally, rally comrades
Copyright: Public Domain

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World-Wide Hosannas #32

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