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Glory to the Savior

Standing by the cross of Jesus

Author: J. C. Macy
Tune: [Standing by the cross of Jesus]
Published in 5 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Standing by the cross of Jesus,
Thro’ faith His throne we see,
Where amid the hosts of Heaven,
The Christian’s home shall be.

Refrain:
Glory, glory to the Savior!
He’s my shepherd,
And my strength and shield!
And to Him, the King of glory,
Sinful hosts shall yield.

2 Let me bear the cross for Jesus,
And wait not by the way;
Gladly I’ll obey His precepts,
And always trust and pray. [Refrain]

3 Happy, happy Christian soldier!
Be watchful and be true;
Never leave the post of duty
That Christ has giv’n to you. [Refrain]

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #1291

Author: J. C. Macy

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Text Information

First Line: Standing by the cross of Jesus
Title: Glory to the Savior
Author: J. C. Macy
Refrain First Line: Glory, glory to the Savior
Copyright: Public Domain

Timeline

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #1291
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)

Instances

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The Cyber Hymnal #1291

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