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'Tis the harvest time, 'tis the harvest time

'Tis the harvest time, 'tis the harvest time

Author: Alexcenah Thomas
Tune: ['Tis the harvest time] (Hall)
Published in 15 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 ‘Tis the harvest time, ‘tis the harvest time,
To the fields I must away;
For the Master now is calling me,
To go and work today.

Refrain:
Gleaning on the hillside,
Gleaning on the plain,
Working for the Master,
‘Mong the golden grain.

2 ‘Tis the harvest time, ‘tis the harvest time,
Oh! who will go along?
See the fields for harvest now are white;
I hear the reaper’s song. [Refrain]

3 ‘Tis the harvest time, ‘tis the harvest time,
There is work for all today;
If you cannot be a reaper, you
Can bear the sheaves away. [Refrain]


Source: Crowning Day No. 4 #157

Author: Alexcenah Thomas

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Text Information

First Line: 'Tis the harvest time, 'tis the harvest time
Author: Alexcenah Thomas
Refrain First Line: Gleaning on the hillside

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 15 of 15)

Beautiful Songs for Sunday Schools #d141

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Beautiful Songs; a new and choice collection of songs for the sunday school. Also, a responsive service for each month in the year #44

Christian Hymnal, a Collection of Hymns and Sacred Songs Suitable for Use in Public Worship #d560

Church Hymnal, Mennonite #508

Church Hymnal, Mennonite #d566

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Crowning Day No. 4 #157

Gems of Gladness #d38

Gems of Gladness for Sabbath School and Praise Meetings #d40

Sabbath Songs, for the Use of Sabbath Schools, Social Meetings, and the Services of the Church #d137

The Brethren's Sunday School Song Book #d153

The Christian Hymnist #d559

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The Evangelist No. 3. (Music ed.) #69

Voice of Praise #d103

Zion's Battle Cry #d126

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