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Toil on and pray, O reapers

Toil on and pray, O reapers

Author: Fanny J. Crosby
Tune: [Toil on and pray, O reapers]
Published in 3 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Toil on and pray, O reapers,
Nor falter while you pray;
Let faith and trust in Jesus
Grow stronger day by day.

Refrain:
Toil on and pray, O reapers,
He knows your weight of care;
Toil on, the blessing will be yours,
For He will answer pray’r.

2 Toil on and pray, believing,
Tho’ earthly skies are dim,—
Above the clouds ‘tis sunshine;
Then put your trust in Him. [Refrain]

3 His eye is watching o’er you,
His hand directs your way;
Pray on, till souls are rescued,
And pray’r is lost in praise. [Refrain]

Source: Northfield Hymnal: for use in evangelistic and church services, conventions, sunday schools, and all prayer and social meetings of the church and home #59

Author: Fanny J. Crosby

Pseudonymns: A.V., Mrs. A. E. Andrews, Mrs. E. A. Andrews, Mrs. E. L. Andrews, James L. Black, Henrietta E. Blair, Charles Bruce, Robert Bruce, Leah Carlton, Eleanor Craddock, Lyman G. Cuyler, D.H.W., Ella Dare, Ellen Dare, Mrs. Ellen Douglass, Lizzie Edwards. Miss Grace Elliot, Grace J. Frances, Victoria Frances, Jennie Garnett, Frank Gould, H. D. K., Frances Hope, Annie L. James, Martha J. Lankton [Langton], Grace Lindsey, Maud Marion, Sallie Martin, Wilson Meade, Alice Monteith, Martha C. Oliver, Mrs. N. D. Plume, Kate Smiley, Sallie Smith, J. L. Sterling, John Sterling, Julia Sterling, Ida Scott Taylor, Mary R. Tilden, Mrs. J. B. Thresher, Hope Tryaway, Grace Tureman, Carrie M. Wilson, W.H.D. Frances Jane Crosby, the daughter of Joh… Go to person page >

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First Line: Toil on and pray, O reapers
Author: Fanny J. Crosby

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Gems of Song #25

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Northfield Hymnal #59

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Young People's Songs of Praise #69

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