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Ready to suffer grief or pain

Ready to suffer grief or pain

Author: A. C. Palmer
Tune: TILLMAN (Tillman)
Published in 92 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, MusicXML
Audio files: MIDI, Recording

Full Text

1 Ready to suffer grief or pain,
Ready to stand the test;
Ready to stay at home and send
Others if He sees best.

Refrain:
Ready to go, ready to stay,
Ready my place to fill;
Ready for service lowly or great,
Ready to do His will.

2 Ready to go, ready to bear,
Ready to watch and pray;
Ready to stand aside and give
Till He shall clear the way. [Refrain]

3 Ready to speak, ready to think,
Ready with heart and mind;
Ready to stand where He sees fit,
Ready HIs will to find. [Refrain]

4. Ready to speak, ready to warn,
Ready o’er souls to yearn;
Ready in life or ready in death,
Ready for His return. [Refrain]

Source: Revival Hymns and Choruses #451

Author: A. C. Palmer

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Text Information

First Line: Ready to suffer grief or pain
Author: A. C. Palmer
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Ready to go, ready to stay

Timeline

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #5734
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)

Instances

Instances (1 - 4 of 4)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Small Church Music #2914Audio
Soul-stirring Songs & Hymns (Rev. ed.) #391
The Cyber Hymnal #5734TextScoreAudio
The New National Baptist Hymnal #415
Include 88 pre-1979 instances



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