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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)

Stand for the Right

Soldiers of Jesus, His cross we bear

Author: Mrs. C. L. Shacklock
Tune: [Soldiers of Jesus, His cross we bear]
Published in 4 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Soldiers of Jesus, His cross we bear,
For truth and for right all trials dare;
Clad in the armor of faith we come,
We’re marching to Zion our home.

Chorus:
Stand for the right! this our watchword shall ring,
Valiant soldiers of a mighty King,
Right onward we’re pressing with sword and shield,
To error we never will yield.

2 Proudly our banner we bear on high,
The contest we seek is drawing nigh;
Jesus is leading our army on,
The victory soon will be won. [Chorus]

3 Ever upholding the cause we love,
Our trust in the pow’r of God above,
Looking to Jesus, our Saviour, King,
This chorus we joyfully sing. [Chorus]


Source: Gems and Jewels #54

Author: Mrs. C. L. Shacklock

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Text Information

First Line: Soldiers of Jesus, His cross we bear
Title: Stand for the Right
Author: Mrs. C. L. Shacklock
Refrain First Line: Stand for the right

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 4 of 4)
TextAudioPage Scan

Gems and Jewels #54

Heralds of Grace #d88

Page Scan

Hymns New and Old, No. 2 #34

Hymns New and Old, Revised #d181

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