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

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Gems and Jewels #54

Heralds of Grace #d88

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Hymns New and Old, No. 2 #34

Hymns New and Old, Revised #d181

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