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Then We'll Sing

Sweet music cheers the spirit

Published in 5 hymnals

Representative Text

1 Sweet music cheers the spirit,
And joy speaks out in song;
It gives the timid courage,
It makes the feeble strong.
It soothes the anxious bosom,
It brings the weary rest;
Disarms the base and evil,
And better makes the best.

2 The elements speak music
In ev'ry leafy grove;
And all the birds, in music,
Are telling forth their love.
To us who here are singing,
Have human minds been given;
And we should feel that music
Is but a voice from Heaven.

Source: The Morning Stars Sang Together: a book of religious songs for Sunday schools and the home circle #3

Text Information

First Line: Sweet music cheers the spirit
Title: Then We'll Sing
Language: English
Refrain First Line: We will sing of Jesus
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 5 of 5)
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Home Song Book, prepared for the use of the Children of the Home for the Friendless #20

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Sabbath Carols #48

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Song Garland; or, Singing for Jesus #13

Song-book of the School Room #d92

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The Morning Stars Sang Together #3

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