Something to do

There's work for the hand and there's work for the heart

Author: W. H. Woodall
Tune: [There's work for the hand and there's work for the heart]
Published in 9 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 There’s work for the hand and there’s work for the heart,
Something to do, something to do;
And each should be busy performing his part,
There’s something for all to do.

Refrain:
There’s work for the aged and work for the young,
There’s work for us all and excuses for none,
There’s work for the feeble and work for the strong,
There’s something for all to do.

2 The sick must be soothed and the hungry be fed,
Something to do, something to do;
The naked be clothed and the erring be led,
There’s something for all to do. [Refrain]

3 The Master says “work” and has shown us the way,
Something to do, something to do;
He says “not tomorrow, the time is today,”
There’s something for all to do. [Refrain]

Source: Triumphant Songs No.4 #158

Author: W. H. Woodall

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Text Information

First Line: There's work for the hand and there's work for the heart
Title: Something to do
Author: W. H. Woodall
Refrain First Line: Work for the aged and work for the young

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 9 of 9)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Christian Hymnal, a Collection of Hymns and Sacred Songs Suitable for Use in Public Worship #d544
Church and Sunday School Hymnal, a Collection of Hymns and Sacred Songs ... [with Deutscher Anhang] #520Page Scan
Fountain of Praise #d82
Gates Ajar: a collection of hymns and tunes for use in Sunday schools, praise and prayer meetings #42Page Scan
Green Pastures for the Lambs #d80
Light and Life: a collection of new hymns and tunes for sunday schools, prayer meetings, praise meetings and revival meetings #76Page Scan
Prayer and Praise: or Hymns and Tunes for Prayer Meetings, Praise Meetings, Experience Meetings, Revivals, Missionary Meetings and all special occasions of Christian work and worship #286Page Scan
The Best of All ; The Harp of Glory: the Best Old Hymns, the Best New Hymns #d194
Triumphant Songs No.4 #158TextAudioPage Scan
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