We are volunteers, and with song and cheers

Author: Charles S. Brown
Tune: [We are volunteers, and with song and cheers]
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1 We are volunteers, and with song and cheers
We are marching on to a better land;
Loyal to the King, we His praises sing,
As we follow His royal command.

As we march along we are singing,
Happy volunteers, loyal volunteers;
And our song of gladness is ringing—
Hill and valley reecho the strain.
See the banner bright o’er us flying,
Happy volunteers, loyal volunteers;
In the strength of our Leader relying,
A glorious vict’ry we’ll gain.

2 We have heard the call ringing forth to all,
And with hearts aflame to the field we go;
With our banners bright waving in the light,
We in triumph shall vanquish the foe. [Refrain]

3 Warfare soon will cease, and eternal peace
Crown the faithful who to the end endure;
Everlasting life, free from care and strife,
Thro’ our Leader to us is secure. [Refrain]

Source: Progressive Sunday School Songs #22

Author: Charles S. Brown

Brown’s works in­clude: The King’s Prais­es (Bos­ton, Mass­a­chu­setts: Unit­ed So­ci­e­ty of Chris­tian En­dea­vor, 1899) www.hymntime.com/tch/  Go to person page >

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First Line: We are volunteers, and with song and cheers
Title: Volunteers
Author: Charles S. Brown
Refrain First Line: As we march along we are singing
Copyright: Public Domain


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Progressive Sunday School Songs #22

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